Chapter

Introduction

Graeme Rocker, Kathleen A Puntillo, Élie Azoulay, Judith E Nelson and Max Watson

in End of Life Care in the ICU

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199239245
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191726064 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199239245.003.0001

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Introduction

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Diagnosing dying Anna Towers - The ICU: a place for palliative care Graeme Rocker, Deborah Cook - Care of the dying patient in the ICU, part 1: a global overview Malcolm Fisher - Care of the dying patient in the ICU, part 2: some current challenges Malcolm Fisher - Triage in the ICU Maité Garrouste-Orgeas, Jean Carlet - Older patients in the ICU Maité Garrouste-Orgeas, Jean Carlet - Complications of cancer and ICU admission decisions Frédéric Pène, Adeline Max, Jean-Paul Mira

Chapter.  13830 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Critical Care ; Palliative Medicine

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