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2 edition of Palliative care. found in the catalog.

Palliative care.

Karen Haigh,

Palliative care.

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Published by Royal Berkshire Hospital Nursing Development Unit .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL18058305M

  Palliative Care Perspectives provides a lot of technical information about how to care for dying people, but as a lay reader, I found it very accessible and fascinating. Id recommend this book for anyone caring for dying people--nurses, doctors, hospice staff members, family caregivers--who wants to know more about the dying process and how to /5.


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