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Renal failure

Max Watson, Caroline Lucas, Andrew Hoy and Jo Wells

in Oxford Handbook of Palliative Care

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print June 2009 | ISBN: 9780199234356
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199598847 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199234356.003.0030

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Renal failure

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This chapter on renal failure covers decisions regarding dialysis, symptom control, causes of pain, analgesic usage in renal failure, and other symptoms in renal failure. The chapter also includes a formulary.

Chapter.  2710 words. 

Subjects: Palliative Medicine

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