Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Contemporary and Innovative Practice in Palliative Care

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Academic Editor

Esther Chang
Esther Chang

Western Sydney University,
Australia

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Amanda Johnson
Amanda Johnson

Western Sydney University,
Australia

Published10 February 2012

Doi10.5772/1270

ISBN978-953-307-986-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-953-51-4362-8

Copyright year2012

Number of pages304

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2. Teaching Palliative Care in a Free Clinic:A Brazilian Experience

By Thais Pinheiro, Pablo Blasco, Maria Auxiliadora Benedetto, Marcelo Levites, Auro Del Giglio and Cauê Monaco

2,108
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3. Are Anxiety and Depressive Symptoms Related to Physical Symptoms? A Prospective Study of Patients with Advanced Chronic Disease

By María Ignacia del Río, Alejandra Palma, Laura Tupper, Luis Villaroel, Pilar Bonati, María Margarita Reyes and Flavio Nervi

2,301
2,282
5. Predictors in Complicated Grief: Supporting Families in Palliative Care Dealing with Grief

By Pilar Barreto-Martín, Marián Pérez-Marín and Patricia Yi

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7. Dilemmas in Palliation

By Deepak Gupta

2,214
8. Breaking Bad News to Families of Dying Children: A Paediatrician’s Perspective

By M. P. Dighe, M. Marathe, M. A. Muckaden and M. Manglani

3,647
10. Challenges in Advanced Dementia

By Esther Chang and Amanda Johnson

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2,817
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14. Palliative Care in Children

By Huda Abu-Saad Huijer

4,613
16. Meeting the End of Life Needs of Older Adults with Intellectual Disabilities

By Philip McCallion, Mary McCarron, Elizabeth Fahey-McCarthy and Kevin Connaire

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