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How to deliver the best supportive and palliative care

Edwina Brown, Fliss Murtagh, Emma Murphy and Max Watson.

in Kidney Disease

May 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; Nephrology. 2219 words.

Introduction and definitions - Advance care planning - Cause for concern registers - Preferred priorities of care - Referral and joint working

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Kidney Disease

Edwina A. Brown, Fliss E. M. Murtagh and Emma Murphy.

May 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Book. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; Nephrology; Pharmacology; Pain Medicine; Communication Skills; Medical Ethics. 400 pages.

This resource provides practical guidance on end of life management for patients with renal disease. It is presented in easily accessible, bullet point style, and is illustrated with case...

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The management of pain

Edwina Brown, Fliss Murtagh, Emma Murphy and Max Watson.

in Kidney Disease

May 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; Nephrology; Pharmacology; Pain Medicine. 5785 words.

Introduction - Causes of pain - Types of pain - Assessment of pain - What hinders pain management? - Principles of management: the WHO analgesic ladder - WHO analgesic ladder: steps 1 and 2 -...

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Management of the last few days

Edwina Brown, Fliss Murtagh, Emma Murphy and Max Watson.

in Kidney Disease

May 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; Nephrology. 10657 words.

Introduction - Key issues to consider before cessation of dialysis - Where death is expected - Quality in end of life care - Domains of care - Symptoms at end of life - Symptom management: pain...

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Non-pain symptoms in end-stage kidney disease

Edwina Brown, Fliss Murtagh, Emma Murphy and Max Watson.

in Kidney Disease

May 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; Nephrology. 7108 words.

Introduction - Pruritus and dry skin - Fatigue, daytime somnolence, and weakness - Anorexia and weight loss - Dry mouth and thirst - Nausea - Constipation - Insomnia - Restless legs syndrome...

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Oxford Desk Reference: Geriatric Medicine

Edited by Margot Gosney, Adam Harper and Simon Conroy.

July 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Book. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Acute Medicine; Cardiovascular Medicine; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Gastroenterology; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Nephrology; Rheumatology; Infectious Diseases; Psychiatry; Neurology; Genito-urinary Medicine; Rehabilitation Medicine; Palliative Medicine; Dermatology; Medical Oncology. 624 pages.

This resource provides an evidence-based guide for both trainees and consultants in geriatric medicine and those interested in geriatric medicine. Designed in line with the core Royal...

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Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine

Murray Longmore, Ian Wilkinson, Andrew Baldwin and Elizabeth Wallin.

January 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Cardiovascular Medicine; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Gastroenterology; Nephrology; Haematology; Infectious Diseases; Neurology; Radiation Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Rheumatology; Surgery; Public Health and Epidemiology; Epidemiology; Radiology; Emergency Medicine. 920 pages.

Now in its ninth edition, the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine continues to be the definitive guide to medicine. The culmination over 25 years of experience at the bedside and in the...

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Oxford Handbook of Practical Drug Therapy

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

November 2011; p ublished online January 2012 .

Book. Subjects: Clinical Skills; Pharmacology; Gastroenterology; Cardiovascular Medicine; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Neurology; Infectious Diseases; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Obstetrics and Gynaecology; Nephrology; Genito-urinary Medicine; Immunology; Haematology; Dietetics and Nutrition; Rheumatology; Ophthalmology; Dermatology; Palliative Medicine. 832 pages.

The Oxford Handbook of Practical Drug Therapy mirrors the leading national guides to prescribing. The safe and effective use of medicine requires a sound knowledge of pharmacology. As...

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Oxford Textbook of Medicine

Edited by David A. Warrell, Timothy M. Cox and John D. Firth.

May 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Book. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Statistics and Methodology; Immunology; Medical Oncology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Infectious Diseases; Genito-urinary Medicine; Medical Toxicology; Occupational Medicine; Emergency Medicine; Obstetrics; Gastroenterology; Cardiovascular Medicine; Nuclear Medicine; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Rheumatology; Pain Medicine; Nephrology; Haematology; Dermatology; Neurology; Ophthalmology; Psychiatry; Addiction Medicine; Forensic Medicine; Sports and Exercise Medicine; Geriatric Medicine; Palliative Medicine. 6,016 pages.

The Oxford Textbook of Medicine is the foremost international textbook of medicine. Unrivalled in its coverage of the scientific aspects and clinical practice of internal medicine and its...

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Oxford Textbook of Palliative Medicine

Edited by Geoffrey Hanks, Nathan I. Cherny, Nicholas A. Christakis, Marie Fallon, Stein Kaasa and Russell K. Portenoy.

P ublished online March 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; History of Medicine; Pharmacology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Infectious Diseases; Epidemiology; Medical Statistics and Methodology; Medical Oncology; Medical Ethics; Nursing Skills; Occupational Therapy; Arts Therapies; Dietetics and Nutrition; Physiotherapy; Speech and Language Therapy; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Paediatrics; Communication Skills; Clinical Science; Pain Medicine; Clinical Radiology; Interventional Radiology; Psychiatry; Gastroenterology; Dermatology; Genito-urinary Medicine; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Neurology; Cardiovascular Medicine; Nephrology; Critical Care; Geriatric Medicine; Rehabilitation Medicine; Professional Development in Medicine. 1704 pages.

The Oxford Textbook of Palliative Medicine is the definitive textbook on the subject. The book is used across the world by the wide range of health care professionals involved in the care...

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