Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Contemporary and Innovative Practice in Palliative Care

Book metrics overview

54,589 Chapter Downloads

View Full Metrics

Academic Editor

Esther Chang

Western Sydney University, Australia

Co-editor

Amanda Johnson

Western Sydney University, Australia

PublishedFebruary 10th, 2012

Doi10.5772/1270

ISBN978-953-307-986-8

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

Copyright year2012

Number of pages304

Read more
Order Print Copy
BKCI

Indexed in the Book Citation Index (BKCI) in Web of Science Core Collection™

Edited Volume and chapters are indexed in

  • World Of Science
  • BKCI
  • Google Scholar
  • DOAB
  • Crossref
  • Dimension
  • OpenAIRE
  • AZ ebsco
Show more

Table of Contents

Open access peer-reviewed  chapters

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

1,918
1
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

2,141
5. Predictors in Complicated Grief: Supporting Families in Palliative Care Dealing with Grief

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

4,635
1
2,091
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

3,486
10. Challenges in Advanced Dementia

By Esther Chang and Amanda Johnson

4,465
1
2,664
14. Palliative Care in Children

By Huda Abu-Saad Huijer

4,381
16. Meeting the End of Life Needs of Older Adults with Intellectual Disabilities

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

4,736
7

IMPACT OF THIS BOOK AND ITS CHAPTERS

54,589 Total Chapter Downloads

14 Crossref Citations

32 Web of Science Citations

38 Dimensions Citations

Order a print copy of this book

£139 (ex. VAT)*

Hardcover | Printed Full Colour

IntechOpen Contributor? Get your Discount

FREE SHIPPING WORLDWIDE

Order & Delivery info

* Residents of European Union countries need to add a Book Value-Added Tax Rate based on their country of residence. Institutions and companies, registered as VAT taxable entities in their own EU member state, will not pay VAT by providing IntechOpen with their VAT registration number. This is made possible by the EU reverse charge method.

Instructor? Request an Exam Copy