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Comorbidity

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. 4261 words.

Introduction - Diabetes - Cardiovascular disease - Ischaemic heart disease - Peripheral vascular disease - Amputation - Cerebrovascular disease - Malignancy - Infection - Old age and frailty

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Drug doses in advanced chronic 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; Pharmacology. 3133 words.

Drug handling in advanced chronic kidney disease - Dosages of commonly used drugs in advanced chronic kidney disease: introduction - Drug dosages in CKD5: analgesics - Drug dosages in CKD5:...

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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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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 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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