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The Resource The end of life advisor : personal, legal, and medical considerations for a peaceful, dignified death, Susan R. Dolan, Audrey R. Vizzard

The end of life advisor : personal, legal, and medical considerations for a peaceful, dignified death, Susan R. Dolan, Audrey R. Vizzard

Label
The end of life advisor : personal, legal, and medical considerations for a peaceful, dignified death
Title
The end of life advisor
Title remainder
personal, legal, and medical considerations for a peaceful, dignified death
Statement of responsibility
Susan R. Dolan, Audrey R. Vizzard
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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Dolan, Susan R
Dewey number
616/.029
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
R726.8
LC item number
.D648 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Vizzard, Audrey
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Terminal care
  • Hospice care
  • Terminally ill
  • Death
Target audience
adult
Label
The end of life advisor : personal, legal, and medical considerations for a peaceful, dignified death, Susan R. Dolan, Audrey R. Vizzard
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 3
  • Do Not Resuscitate Order (DNR)
  • 17
  • Part 2
  • Benefits of Hospice
  • Chapter 4
  • Hospice
  • 25
  • Chapter 5
  • Laughter Is Good Medicine
  • Part 1
  • 31
  • Chapter 6
  • Hospice Team
  • 37
  • Chapter 7
  • Managing Pain and Uncomfortable Symptoms
  • 47
  • Part 3
  • Dying Time
  • Chapter 8
  • Wisdom of Planning Ahead
  • Attitudes and Choices
  • 57
  • Chapter 9
  • What's It Like to Die?
  • 61
  • Chapter 10
  • Listen
  • 71
  • Chapter 11
  • Doctors Are Human, Too
  • Chapter 1
  • 77
  • Chapter 12
  • Pleasure Diet
  • 83
  • Chapter 13
  • Forgiveness
  • 87
  • Chapter 14
  • Letting Go
  • 93
  • Advance Directives
  • Chapter 15
  • Last Hurrah
  • 101
  • Chapter 16
  • Extraordinary Events
  • 103
  • Part 4
  • Final Arrangements
  • Chapter 17
  • Funeral Plans
  • 1
  • 115
  • Chapter 18
  • Ethical Wills
  • 125
  • Afterword: The Conversation: How to Talk about End-of-Life Care
  • 131
  • Prequel: How It All Began
  • 137
  • Acknowledgment of Permissions
  • 151
  • Chapter 2
  • Appendix A
  • Next Steps for Readers
  • 155
  • Appendix B
  • Next Steps for Healthcare Professionals
  • 157
  • Appendix C
  • Next Steps for Lawyers
  • 159
  • Appendix D
  • Importance of Conversations about End-of-Life Care
  • Important Papers Checklist
  • 161
  • Appendix E
  • Information about Advance Care Planning, Hospice, and Palliative Care
  • 171
  • Appendix F
  • Questions to Ask When Choosing a Hospice
  • 173
  • Appendix G
  • How to Plan a Memorial or Celebration of Life Service
  • 9
  • 175
  • Appendix H
  • After Death Occurs Checklist
  • 181
Control code
ocn248989524
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 185 pages
Isbn
9781427798398
Lccn
2008041287
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
616.029 D685 ; P ; XX-N ; C0901QU4(CR).
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 248989524
  • (Sirsi) 248989524
  • (OCoLC)248989524
Label
The end of life advisor : personal, legal, and medical considerations for a peaceful, dignified death, Susan R. Dolan, Audrey R. Vizzard
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 3
  • Do Not Resuscitate Order (DNR)
  • 17
  • Part 2
  • Benefits of Hospice
  • Chapter 4
  • Hospice
  • 25
  • Chapter 5
  • Laughter Is Good Medicine
  • Part 1
  • 31
  • Chapter 6
  • Hospice Team
  • 37
  • Chapter 7
  • Managing Pain and Uncomfortable Symptoms
  • 47
  • Part 3
  • Dying Time
  • Chapter 8
  • Wisdom of Planning Ahead
  • Attitudes and Choices
  • 57
  • Chapter 9
  • What's It Like to Die?
  • 61
  • Chapter 10
  • Listen
  • 71
  • Chapter 11
  • Doctors Are Human, Too
  • Chapter 1
  • 77
  • Chapter 12
  • Pleasure Diet
  • 83
  • Chapter 13
  • Forgiveness
  • 87
  • Chapter 14
  • Letting Go
  • 93
  • Advance Directives
  • Chapter 15
  • Last Hurrah
  • 101
  • Chapter 16
  • Extraordinary Events
  • 103
  • Part 4
  • Final Arrangements
  • Chapter 17
  • Funeral Plans
  • 1
  • 115
  • Chapter 18
  • Ethical Wills
  • 125
  • Afterword: The Conversation: How to Talk about End-of-Life Care
  • 131
  • Prequel: How It All Began
  • 137
  • Acknowledgment of Permissions
  • 151
  • Chapter 2
  • Appendix A
  • Next Steps for Readers
  • 155
  • Appendix B
  • Next Steps for Healthcare Professionals
  • 157
  • Appendix C
  • Next Steps for Lawyers
  • 159
  • Appendix D
  • Importance of Conversations about End-of-Life Care
  • Important Papers Checklist
  • 161
  • Appendix E
  • Information about Advance Care Planning, Hospice, and Palliative Care
  • 171
  • Appendix F
  • Questions to Ask When Choosing a Hospice
  • 173
  • Appendix G
  • How to Plan a Memorial or Celebration of Life Service
  • 9
  • 175
  • Appendix H
  • After Death Occurs Checklist
  • 181
Control code
ocn248989524
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 185 pages
Isbn
9781427798398
Lccn
2008041287
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
616.029 D685 ; P ; XX-N ; C0901QU4(CR).
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 248989524
  • (Sirsi) 248989524
  • (OCoLC)248989524

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