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Self-care for health professionals

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/9780199234356.003.0053

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Self-care for health 						professionals

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This chapter covers self-care for health professionals, and focuses on the impact of caring for dying people, including sources of stress, warning signs of prolonged stress, and strategies for dealing with stress.

Chapter.  1313 words. 

Subjects: Palliative Medicine

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