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Bereavement

Victor Pace, Adrian Treloar, Sharon Scott and Max Watson.

in Dementia

P ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Communication Skills; Palliative Medicine; Neurology. 4992 words.

Introduction - Theories of grief and bereavement - Bereavement in people with dementia - Bereavement in carers of people with dementia - Providing bereavement support

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Care

Jonathan Waite, Rowan H. Harwood, Ian R. Morton and David J. Connelly.

in Dementia Care

October 2008; p ublished online November 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Geriatric Medicine; Nursing Skills. 11150 words.

‘Care’ and ‘treatment’ in dementia - Activities of daily living - Problem behaviours - Risk - Summary

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Care of the Acutely Ill Adult

Edited by Fiona Creed and Christine Spiers.

March 2010; p ublished online May 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Critical Care; Nursing Skills; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Cardiovascular Medicine; Neurology; Nephrology; Acute Medicine. 576 pages.

Using real life case studies to link knowledge to actual practice and written by senior nurses for nurses, this resource is essential for all nurses who work in acute care settings.

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Central nervous system

Richards Duncan, Jamie Coleman, John Reynolds and Jeffrey Aronson.

in Oxford Handbook of Practical Drug Therapy

November 2011; p ublished online January 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Skills; Pharmacology; Neurology. 26804 words.

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AnticonvulsantsCarbamazepine BNF 4.8.1, 4.7.3, 6.5.2, 6.1.5 - Phenytoin BNF 4.8.1, 4.8.2 and 4.7.3 - Sodium valproate BNF 4.8.1 - Lamotrigine BNF 4.8.1 - Other...

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Communicating Prognosis

Eelco F.M. Wijdicks.

March 2014; p ublished online November 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Neurology; Communication Skills; Palliative Medicine. 144 pages.

Prognostication of acute neurologic disease is a major task for neuro-hospitalists and neuro-intensivists. The family conference raises the delicate matter of how to decide that outcome is...

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Communication

Victor Pace, Adrian Treloar, Sharon Scott and Max Watson.

in Dementia

P ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Communication Skills; Palliative Medicine; Neurology. 6086 words.

Introduction - Effect of dementia on the quality of communication - Giving bad news - Communication with families - Consultation skills - Communication and the protection of vulnerable adults ...

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Deep Brain Stimulation

Edited by Peter Bain, Tipu Aziz, Xuguang Liu and Dipankar Nandi.

March 2009; p ublished online May 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Neurology; Neurosurgery; Peri-operative Care; Communication Skills. 232 pages.

Deep brain stimulation (DBS) is increasingly used for the treatment of patients with severe Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders, but the technique and science behind it is...

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Dementia Care

Jonathan Waite, Rowan Harwood, Ian Morton and David Connelly.

October 2008; p ublished online November 2012 .

Book. Subjects: Neurology; Geriatric Medicine; Nursing Skills; Community Medical Services; Palliative Medicine. 448 pages.

This resource follows the pathway of dementia, from first presentation through to final stages of the illness, and is aimed at the multipdisciplinary care team.

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Emergencies in Paediatrics and Neonatology

Edited by Stuart Crisp and Jo Rainbow.

February 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Paediatrics; Emergency Medicine; Communication Skills; Neonatology; Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Gastroenterology; Nephrology; Urology; Surgery; Neurology; Otolaryngology (ENT); Ophthalmology; Gynaecology; Haematology; Clinical Oncology; Dermatology; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 576 pages.

The second edition of this essential handbook provides a practical, accessible guide to all emergency situations encountered in paediatrics and neonatology, from the immediately...

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Multiple Sclerosis Care - A Practical Manual

John Zajicek, Jennifer Freeman and Bernadette Porter.

July 2007; p ublished online November 2012 .

Book. Subjects: Neurology; Sensory and Motor Systems; Disorders of the Nervous System; History of Medicine; Pathology; Immunology; Clinical Genetics; Nursing Skills; Rehabilitation Medicine; Community Medical Services; Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 406 pages.

Multiple Sclerosis Care - A Practical Manual is a concise and easy to use reference source for all aspects of care in the management and understanding of Multiple Sclerosis (MS). Teams of...

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