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The Resource Handbook for mortals : guidance for people facing serious illness, Joanne Lynn, Joan Harrold, Janice Lynch Schuster

Handbook for mortals : guidance for people facing serious illness, Joanne Lynn, Joan Harrold, Janice Lynch Schuster

Label
Handbook for mortals : guidance for people facing serious illness
Title
Handbook for mortals
Title remainder
guidance for people facing serious illness
Statement of responsibility
Joanne Lynn, Joan Harrold, Janice Lynch Schuster
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lynn, Joanne
Dewey number
362.17/5
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Harrold, Joan K
  • Schuster, Janice Lynch
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Catastrophic illness
  • Terminally ill
  • Death
  • Terminal care
Label
Handbook for mortals : guidance for people facing serious illness, Joanne Lynn, Joan Harrold, Janice Lynch Schuster
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Rev. ed. of: Handbook for mortals / Joanne Lynn, Joan Harrold, and the Center to Improve Care of the Dying, George Washington University. 1999
Contents
Living with serious illness -- Enduring and changing -- Finding meaning -- Helping families make decisions and give care -- Getting the help you need -- Talking with your doctor -- Controlling pain -- Managing other symptoms -- Living with specific illnesses -- Planning ahead -- Deciding about medical interventions -- Hastening death -- Coping with events near death -- The dying of children -- Dying suddenly -- Enduring loss
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xix, 296 pages
Isbn
9780199744565
Isbn Type
(paper : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010025271
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)642278767
Label
Handbook for mortals : guidance for people facing serious illness, Joanne Lynn, Joan Harrold, Janice Lynch Schuster
Publication
Note
Rev. ed. of: Handbook for mortals / Joanne Lynn, Joan Harrold, and the Center to Improve Care of the Dying, George Washington University. 1999
Contents
Living with serious illness -- Enduring and changing -- Finding meaning -- Helping families make decisions and give care -- Getting the help you need -- Talking with your doctor -- Controlling pain -- Managing other symptoms -- Living with specific illnesses -- Planning ahead -- Deciding about medical interventions -- Hastening death -- Coping with events near death -- The dying of children -- Dying suddenly -- Enduring loss
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xix, 296 pages
Isbn
9780199744565
Isbn Type
(paper : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010025271
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)642278767

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