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Caregiver's guide : a handbook about end of life care

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120137

https://www.stlazarus.ca/acaregiversguide/

Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association. Ottawa, ON: Military and Hospitaller Order of St. Lazarus of Jerusalem | Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association , 2014. Rev. ed. (Book, Online) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
WB310 C271 2014
URL Notes
Available in PDF format
"A Caregiver's Guide was created to provide information for family caregivers to draw upon when preparing and caring for a loved one who has a progressive illness, especially at home. It was developed to complement resources and information provided to caregivers by healthcare professionals, includ…
Title
Caregiver's guide : a handbook about end of life care
Alternate Title
Handbook about end-of-life care
Caregivers guide
Corporate Author
Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association
Editor
Macmillan, Karen
Edition
Rev. ed.
Place
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Military and Hospitaller Order of St. Lazarus of Jerusalem
Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
x, 182 p. ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Caregivers
Home Nursing
Terminal Care
Palliative Care
Hospices
Abstract
"A Caregiver's Guide was created to provide information for family caregivers to draw upon when preparing and caring for a loved one who has a progressive illness, especially at home. It was developed to complement resources and information provided to caregivers by healthcare professionals, including hospice palliative care teams." - Cover
Table of Contents:
1 WHEN A PROGRESSIVE LIFE-THREATENING ILLNESS IS DIAGNOSED
2 GIVING PHYSICAL CARE
3 CARE OF PHYSICAL PROBLEMS
4 AS LIFE ENDS
5 BOOKS AND OTHER RESOURCES THAT MAY BE HELPFUL
ISBN
0968670016
9780968670019
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
https://www.stlazarus.ca/acaregiversguide/
URL Notes
Available in PDF format
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WB310 C271 2014
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Pallium palliative pocketbook : a peer-reviewed, reference resource

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121038
Pereira, Jose. Ottawa, ON: Pallium Canada , 2018. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WB310 P436 2018
Title
Pallium palliative pocketbook : a peer-reviewed, reference resource
Author
Pereira, Jose
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Pallium Canada
Year Published
2018
Physical Description
1 v. (various pagings) : ill. ; 17 cm.
Subjects
Palliative Care
Terminal Care
Handbooks
ISBN
9780980975475
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB310 P436 2018
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Advance care planning in end of life care

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120466

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1643187

Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press , 2018. 2nd ed. (Ebook)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
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Table of Contents : ; Introduction to advance care planning -- Overview and introduction to advance care planning -- What are the benefits of advance care planning and how do we know? -- An introduction to advance care planning: practice at the frontline -- Person-centred care: how does advance car…
Title
Advance care planning in end of life care
Editor
Thomas, Keri
Lobo, Ben
Detering, Karen
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Oxford, UK
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2018
Series
EBSCOhost eBook
Subjects
Advance Care Planning
Advance Care Planning - organization & administration
Decision Making
Terminal Care
Right to Die
Abstract
Table of Contents :
Introduction to advance care planning -- Overview and introduction to advance care planning -- What are the benefits of advance care planning and how do we know? -- An introduction to advance care planning: practice at the frontline -- Person-centred care: how does advance care planning support this and what are the economic benefits? -- Advance care planning for an ageing population -- Spiritual and ethical aspects of advance care planning -- Advance care planning: a personal view and stories from the frontline -- Context and experience of advance care planning in the UK -- Advance care planning in the UK: update on policy and practice -- Advance decisions to refuse treatment and the impact of wider legislation -- Discussions and decisions about cardiopulmonary resuscitation -- The implications of the Mental Capacity Act (MCA) 2005 for advance care planning and decision making -- Experience of use of advance care planning in care homes -- Advance care planning in the community -- Advance care planning in hospices and palliative care -- Advance care planning in hospitals -- Advance care planning: thinking ahead for parents, carers, children, and young people -- Advance care planning and people with dementia -- Experience of advance care planning internationally -- Advance care planning in Australia -- Advance care planning in Canada -- Advance directives and advance care planning: the US experience -- Advance care planning in New Zealand: our Voice--to tatou reo -- Advance care planning in Germany: on track for nationwide implementation -- Advance care planning in an Asian country -- Practicalities and areas of common ground -- Communication skills and advance care planning -- Advance care planning in chronic disease: finding the known in the midst of the unknown -- Planning ahead in all areas -- A population-based approach to end-of-life care and advance care planning.
ISBN
9780198802136
9780192542359
9780192542366
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1643187
URL Notes
This title is licensed for one user at a time on BCCA network computers. If you are denied access while on a network computer, try again later.
Audience
Professional
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Hospice : end-of-life care in pancreatic cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120477

https://www.pancan.org/facing-pancreatic-cancer/learn/hospice/

Pancreatic Cancer Action Network. Manhattan Beach, CA: Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Inc. , 2016. (Booklet) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WI810 P188h 2016
Title
Hospice : end-of-life care in pancreatic cancer
Corporate Author
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
Place
Manhattan Beach, CA
Publisher
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Inc.
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
42 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Palliative Care
Terminal Care
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
URL
https://www.pancan.org/facing-pancreatic-cancer/learn/hospice/
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WI810 P188h 2016
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
Switzerland: Springer International Publishing , 2017. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Library
Call Number
QZ200 D996 2017
Title
Dying and death in oncology
Editor
Berk, Lawrence
Place
Switzerland
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
v, 185 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Death
Neoplasms - psychology
Attitude to Death
Terminal Care
Medical Oncology - methods
Thanatology
ISBN
9783319418599
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ200 D996 2017
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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Transitions in dying and bereavement : a psychosocial guide for hospice and palliative care

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121125
Thompson, Marney, Wainwright, Wendy. Baltimore, MD: Health Professions Press, Inc. , 2017. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Call Number
WB210 V642 2017
Contents: ; Establishing the framework : integration of psychosocial and hospice palliative care perspective : social work and counseling competencies in hospice palliative care -- Beginning the journey : early diagnosis and treatment perspective : psychosocial assessment -- The path not chosen : r…
Title
Transitions in dying and bereavement : a psychosocial guide for hospice and palliative care
Author
Thompson, Marney
Wainwright, Wendy
Corporate Author
Victoria Hospice Society
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Baltimore, MD
Publisher
Health Professions Press, Inc.
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
xxii, 350 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Subjects
Hospice Care - psychology
Palliative Care - psychology
Terminal Care - psychology
Attitude to Death
Bereavement
Grief
Abstract
Contents:
Establishing the framework : integration of psychosocial and hospice palliative care perspective : social work and counseling competencies in hospice palliative care -- Beginning the journey : early diagnosis and treatment perspective : psychosocial assessment -- The path not chosen : recurrence and chronic illness perspective: cultural competency -- Entering the unknown : the shift toward hospice palliative care perspective : intimacy and sexuality -- The long and winding road : illness predominates perspective : dying children and youth -- Watching and waiting : as death approaches perspective : suffering and despair -- The parting of the ways : time of death perspective : support for the hospice palliative care team -- Walking the edges : when a death occurs perspective: working with thoughts and emotions -- Entering the depths : adjusting to loss perspective: grief : it?s complicated -- Reconnecting with the world : mending the heart.
Notes
Preceded by Transitions in dying and bereavement : a psychosocial guide for hospice and palliative care / by Victoria Hospice Society and Moira Cairns, Marney Thompson, Wendy Wainwright. 2003.
ISBN
9780969504191
0969504195
9781938870651
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB210 V642 2017
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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Caring for the dying: the doula approach to a meaningful death

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120954
Fersko-Weiss, Henry. Newburyport, MA: Conari Press , 2017. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
BF789 D4 F399 2017
"The doula approach to death offers opportunities to explore the meaning of a life and to convey that meaning through legacy work. Based on the model of care provided by birth doulas, it emphasized thoughtful planning for how the last days should look, sound, and feel ... and provides emotional and…
Title
Caring for the dying: the doula approach to a meaningful death
Author
Fersko-Weiss, Henry
Place
Newburyport, MA
Publisher
Conari Press
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
xiv, 222 p. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Terminally Ill - psychology
Doulas
Hospice Care - psychology
Terminal Care
Attitude to Death
Advance Care Planning
Caregivers
Popular Works
Abstract
"The doula approach to death offers opportunities to explore the meaning of a life and to convey that meaning through legacy work. Based on the model of care provided by birth doulas, it emphasized thoughtful planning for how the last days should look, sound, and feel ... and provides emotional and spiritual support for both the dying person and their loved ones." - Cover
Notes
A gentle guide for families and caregivers - Cover
ISBN
9781573246965
1573246964
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BF789 D4 F399 2017
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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To comfort always : a nurse's guide to end-of-life care

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog22025
Norlander, Linda;. Indianapolis: Sigma Theta Tau International , 2014. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
WY152 N841 2014
Beginning -- Advance care planning -- Chronic illness and end of life -- Dementia and end of life -- Pain management : it’s more than knowing meds -- Physical symptom management - - Suffering : it’s not just the pain -- Active dying : the final days and hours -- After the death : the long journey t…
Title
To comfort always : a nurse's guide to end-of-life care
Author
Norlander, Linda;
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Indianapolis
Publisher
Sigma Theta Tau International
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
187 p.
Subjects
Terminal Care
Nursing Care
Advanced care planning
Abstract
Beginning -- Advance care planning -- Chronic illness and end of life -- Dementia and end of life -- Pain management : it’s more than knowing meds -- Physical symptom management - - Suffering : it’s not just the pain -- Active dying : the final days and hours -- After the death : the long journey to the car -- Pediatric end of life : when a child is dying -- Cultural sensitivity : looking through different eyes -- Hospice : the gold standard for end- of-life care -- Ethical issues in end-of-life care -- A final note : taking care.
ISBN
9781938835506
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WY152 N841 2014
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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Oxford textbook of palliative medicine

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121130

http://www.oxfordmedicine.com/otpalliativemed5e

New York, NY: Oxford University Press , 2015. 5th ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Call Number
WB310 O98 2015
URL Notes
View Contents and access additional online references
Title
Oxford textbook of palliative medicine
Alternate Title
Palliative medicine
Editor
Cherny, Nathan I.
Fallon, Marie T.
Kaasa, Stein
Edition
5th ed.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
xxvi,1254 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - complications
Palliative Care
Pain - therapy
Terminal Care
ISBN
9780198810254
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
URL
http://www.oxfordmedicine.com/otpalliativemed5e
URL Notes
View Contents and access additional online references
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB310 O98 2015
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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Spiritual, religious, and cultural aspects of care

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120449
Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association. New York, NY: Oxford University Press , 2016. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WY152.3 H828 2016
Title
Spiritual, religious, and cultural aspects of care
Corporate Author
Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association
Editor
Ferrell, Betty R.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
ix, 118 p. ; 21 cm.
Series
HPNA palliative nursing manuals ; volume 5
Subjects
Hospice and Palliative Care Nursing
Spirituality
Palliative Care
Terminal Care
Culturally Competent Care
Pastoral Care
ISBN
978019024423
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WY152.3 H828 2016
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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http://www.systemperformance.ca/report/palliative-end-of-life-care/?utm_source=communications-toolkit&utm_medium=arcc-newsletter&utm_campaign=peolc-2017

Canadian Partnership Against Cancer. Toronto, ON: Canadian Partnership Against Cancer , 2017. (Report, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Report references: The Bow Tie Model of 21st Century Palliative Care by Dr. Pippa Hawley, January 2015: ; http://www.virtualhospice.ca/en_US/Main+Site+Navigation/Home/For+Professionals/For+Professionals/The+Exchange/Current/The+Bow+Tie+Model+of+21st+Century+Palliative+Care.aspx. ; Accompanying repo…
Title
Palliative and end-of-life care
Corporate Author
Canadian Partnership Against Cancer
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Canadian Partnership Against Cancer
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
124 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Series
System performance reports
Subjects
Palliative Care
Terminal Care
Continuity of Care
Neoplasms
Integrative Oncology
Health Services Accessibility
Delivery of Health Care, Integrated
Cancer Pain
Quality of Health Care
Statistics
Canada
Abstract
Report references: The Bow Tie Model of 21st Century Palliative Care by Dr. Pippa Hawley, January 2015:
http://www.virtualhospice.ca/en_US/Main+Site+Navigation/Home/For+Professionals/For+Professionals/The+Exchange/Current/The+Bow+Tie+Model+of+21st+Century+Palliative+Care.aspx.
Accompanying report:
Person-centred perspective Indicators in Canada: a reference report : Palliative and end-of-life care, March 2017.
Notes
September 2017
ISBN
9781988000336
9781988000329
Language
English
Material Type
Report
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.systemperformance.ca/report/palliative-end-of-life-care/?utm_source=communications-toolkit&utm_medium=arcc-newsletter&utm_campaign=peolc-2017
Audience
Professional
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Caregiver's guide : a handbook about end-of-life care

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19460
Macmillan, Karen. Ottawa, ON: Military and Hospitaller Order of St. Lazarus of Jerusalem | Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association , 2009. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WB310 C271 2009
Title
Caregiver's guide : a handbook about end-of-life care
Alternate Title
Caregiver's guide
Handbook about end of life care
Author
Macmillan, Karen
Corporate Author
Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association
Place
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Military and Hospitaller Order of St. Lazarus of Jerusalem
Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
xii, 132 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Caregivers
Palliative Care
Hospice Care
Terminal Care
Advance Care Planning
Terminally Ill
Handbooks
ISBN
9780968670057
Language
Chinese
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WB310 C271 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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http://www.cancer.ca/en/support-and-services/resources/publications/?region=bc

Canadian Cancer Society. Toronto, ON: Canadian Cancer Society , 2010. (Booklet, Handout, Online) — 8 copies, 8 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
QZ266 C216 2010
Title
Living with advanced cancer
Corporate Author
Canadian Cancer Society
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Canadian Cancer Society
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
96 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - complications
Palliative Care
Attitude to Death
Social Support
Caregivers
Family Relations
Pain
Advance Care Planning
Adaptation, Psychological
Life Change Events
Terminal Care
Neoplasm Metastasis
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
http://www.cancer.ca/en/support-and-services/resources/publications/?region=bc
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ266 C216 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.3 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.3 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available

Truth of it : an unscripted video series about cancer : palliative care experience

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120819

http://www.cancerview.ca/treatmentandsupport/thetruthofitvideoseries/palliativecarettoi/

Canadian Partnership Against Cancer. Toronto, ON: Cancer View Canada , [2010]. (Video, DVD, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Internet
Call Number
QZ201 T875p 2010 v.6
Bringing to light the concerns and needs of palliative care patients, this set of videos aims to support individuals receiving end-of-life care, as well as caregivers and health care providers working with them.
Title
Truth of it : an unscripted video series about cancer : palliative care experience
Corporate Author
Canadian Partnership Against Cancer
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Cancer View Canada
Year Published
[2010]
Physical Description
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Series
Truth of it 6
Subjects
Palliative Care
Terminal Care - psychology
Neoplasms - psychology
Adaptation, Psychological
Patient Comfort
Social Support
Caregivers
Family Relations
Patients
Personal Narratives
Popular Works
Abstract
Bringing to light the concerns and needs of palliative care patients, this set of videos aims to support individuals receiving end-of-life care, as well as caregivers and health care providers working with them.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Internet
URL
http://www.cancerview.ca/treatmentandsupport/thetruthofitvideoseries/palliativecarettoi/
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ201 T875p 2010 v.6
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library AV Room Available

Position statement : nurses' and nursing's role in suporting a patient-centered approach to physician assisted death

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113909

http://www.arnbc.ca/policy-and-advocacy/position-statements.php

Association of Registered Nurses of British Columbia. Vancouver, BC: Association of Registered Nurses of British Columbia , 2016. (Online, Report)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Position statement : nurses' and nursing's role in suporting a patient-centered approach to physician assisted death
Corporate Author
Association of Registered Nurses of British Columbia
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Association of Registered Nurses of British Columbia
Year Published
2016
Subjects
Nurse's Role
Nurses - standards
Nurse Practitioners - standards
Patient Care - nursing
Patient care - ethics
Right to Die
Suicide, Assisted
Euthanasia, Active, Voluntary
Terminal Care - ethics
Terminal Care - legislation & jurisprudence
Legislation, Medical
Ethics, Nursing
Canada
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Report
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.arnbc.ca/policy-and-advocacy/position-statements.php
Audience
Professional

Stay, breathe with me : the gift of compassionate medicine

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog119597
Allison, Helen, Allison, Irene. Berkeley, CA: She Writes Press , 2016. (Book) — 5 copies, 5 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Library
CN Library
Surrey Library
Victoria Library
Call Number
WB310 A413 2016
Title
Stay, breathe with me : the gift of compassionate medicine
Author
Allison, Helen
Allison, Irene
Place
Berkeley, CA
Publisher
She Writes Press
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
xviii, 265 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Terminal Care
Empathy
Life Change Events
Spirituality
Caregivers - psychology
Palliative Care--methods
Professional - Family Relations
Professional - Patient Relations
Notes
CN Library copy is housed at UHNBC Library.
ISBN
9781631520624
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Library
CN Library
Surrey Library
Victoria Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB310 A413 2016
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CN Library Available
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Loving, supporting and caring for the cancer patient : a guide to communication, compassion and courage

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120439
Goldberg, Stan. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield , 2016. (Book) — 6 copies, 5 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 G618 2016
Title
Loving, supporting and caring for the cancer patient : a guide to communication, compassion and courage
Author
Goldberg, Stan
Place
Lanham, MD
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
xi, 199 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Communication
Caregivers - psychology
Emotional Adjustment
Terminal Care
Patient Comfort
Compassion
Empathy
Helping Behavior
Interpersonal Relations
Popular Works
ISBN
9780810895867
0810895862
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 G618 2016
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr On Loan, due March 27, 2019
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Yeasting, Cynda. Victoria, BC: Friesen Press , 2016. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WL358 Y39 2016
A unique love story between a terminally ill man and the woman who found him on a dating website. He put his heart out there and she was lucky enough to find him. This book is their love story, from a first date to dealing with challenges that Michael's terminal cancer diagnosis brought them. Livin…
Title
For Michael, love Cynda
Author
Yeasting, Cynda
Place
Victoria, BC
Publisher
Friesen Press
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
x, 293 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Brain Neoplasms
Spouses
Love
Hope
Grief
Interpersonal Relations
Terminal Care
Terminally Ill - psychology
Personal Narratives
Popular Works
Abstract
A unique love story between a terminally ill man and the woman who found him on a dating website. He put his heart out there and she was lucky enough to find him. This book is their love story, from a first date to dealing with challenges that Michael's terminal cancer diagnosis brought them. Living life to the fullest and hoping for a miracle - Cover
ISBN
9781460267486
9781460267479
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WL358 Y39 2016
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Palliative care, ageing and spirituality : a guide for older people, carers and families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20912
MacKinlay, Elizabeth;. Philadelphia: Jessica Kingsley , 2012. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
WB310 M158 2012
Introduction : about growing older, dying, and death -- Grief and loss : a part of life -- Fear of dying -- The final life career : is this only a time of waiting for death? or is there something more? -- Acceptance that death will come -- Pain, distress, and suffering -- Prayer -- Responding to me…
Title
Palliative care, ageing and spirituality : a guide for older people, carers and families
Author
MacKinlay, Elizabeth;
Place
Philadelphia
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
141 p.
Subjects
Terminal Care
Palliative Care
Caregivers
Abstract
Introduction : about growing older, dying, and death -- Grief and loss : a part of life -- Fear of dying -- The final life career : is this only a time of waiting for death? or is there something more? -- Acceptance that death will come -- Pain, distress, and suffering -- Prayer -- Responding to meaning : symbol and ritual -- Transcendence in the process of death and dying -- Healing of relationships -- Intimacy and dying -- Dementia and dying -- Ethical and moral issues in death and dying -- The final days and hours of the journey -- Learning to live without my partner.
ISBN
9781849052900
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB310 M158 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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Life to be lived : challenges and choices for patients and carers in life-threatening illnesses

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog22026
Proot, Catherine, Yorke, Michael;. Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University , 2014. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WB310 P76 2014
Title
Life to be lived : challenges and choices for patients and carers in life-threatening illnesses
Author
Proot, Catherine
Yorke, Michael;
Place
Oxford, United Kingdom
Publisher
Oxford University
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
160 p.
Subjects
Terminal Care - psychology
Terminally Ill - psychology
Bereavement
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9780199685011
0199685010
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WB310 P76 2014
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Hiding who I am : the reality of end of life care for LGBT people

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120028

https://www.mariecurie.org.uk/globalassets/media/documents/policy/policy-publications/june-2016/reality-end-of-life-care-lgbt-people.pdf

Marie Curie. [United Kingdom]: Marie Curie , 2016. (Report, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Report exploring end of life care for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender peoples.
Title
Hiding who I am : the reality of end of life care for LGBT people
Corporate Author
Marie Curie
Place
[United Kingdom]
Publisher
Marie Curie
Year Published
2016
Subjects
Terminal Care
Terminally Ill - psychology
Palliative Care
Hospice Care
Patient-Centered Care
Patient Satisfaction
Surveys and Questionnaires
Sexual and Gender Minorities
Health Services for Transgender Persons
Abstract
Report exploring end of life care for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender peoples.
Language
English
Material Type
Report
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
https://www.mariecurie.org.uk/globalassets/media/documents/policy/policy-publications/june-2016/reality-end-of-life-care-lgbt-people.pdf
Audience
Professional

Compassionate person-centered care for the dying : an evidence-based palliative care guide for nurses

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120172

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=958057

Freeman, Bonnie. New York, NY: Springer Publishing Company, LLC , 2015. (Ebook)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
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Title
Compassionate person-centered care for the dying : an evidence-based palliative care guide for nurses
Author
Freeman, Bonnie
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer Publishing Company, LLC
Year Published
2015
Series
EBSCOhost eBook
Subjects
Hospice and Palliative Care Nursing
Evidence-Based Nursing - methods
Palliative Care - methods
Patient-Centered Care
Terminal Care - methods
Notes
Based on CARES the evidence-based tool for the dying - Cover
ISBN
9780826122476
9780826122483
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=958057
URL Notes
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Individual meaning-centered psychotherapy for patients with advanced cancer : a treatment manual

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113850
Breitbart, William S., Poppito, Shannon R. New York, NY: Oxford University Press , 2014. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Call Number
QZ266 B835i 2014
Title
Individual meaning-centered psychotherapy for patients with advanced cancer : a treatment manual
Author
Breitbart, William S.
Poppito, Shannon R.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
xxxi, 80 p. ; 26 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - therapy
Hope
Neoplasms - psychology
Palliative Care - psychology
Psychotherapy - methods
Terminal Care - psychology
ISBN
9780199837243
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ266 B835i 2014
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library On Loan, due June 04, 2019
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Patient's wish to die : research, ethics, and palliative care

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120469

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1200862

Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press , 2015. (Ebook)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
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Table of Contents : ; PART I: Introduction -- Why it is important to know about patients? wishes to die -- PART II: Research --Illness narratives, meaning making, and epistemic injustice in research at the end of life -- Expressed desire for hastened death in seven patients living with advanced can…
Title
Patient's wish to die : research, ethics, and palliative care
Editor
Rehmann-Sutter, Christoph
Gudat, Heike
Ohnsorge, Kathrin
Place
Oxford, UK
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2015
Series
EBSCOhost eBook
Subjects
Right to Die - ethics
Suicide, Assisted - ethics
Euthanasia
Patient Participation
Attitude to Death
Palliative Care - psychology
Advance Care Planning
Terminal Care
Decision Making
Ethics, Clinical
Abstract
Table of Contents :
PART I: Introduction -- Why it is important to know about patients? wishes to die -- PART II: Research --Illness narratives, meaning making, and epistemic injustice in research at the end of life -- Expressed desire for hastened death in seven patients living with advanced cancer: a phenomenologic inquiry -- Expressed desire for hastened death: a phenomenologic inquiry? 10 years later -- Euthanasia (requests) after the implementation of the euthanasia law in Belgium in 2002. Results of empirical studies in Flanders, Belgium -- The journey to understanding the wish to hasten death -- The desire for hastened death in patients in palliative care -- Intentions, motivations, and social interactions regarding a wish to die -- Acting on a wish to die at the end of life: the Swiss situation -- Understanding older people?s wish to die -- Dialogue intermezzo: I -- PART III: Ethics -- Caring and killing in the clinic: the argument of self-determination -- Towards responsive knowing in matters of life and death -- Dealing with dilemmas around patients? wishes to die: moral case deliberation in a Dutch hospice -- End-of-life ethics from the perspectives of patients? wishes -- Dialogue intermezzo: II -- PART IV: Practice -- Issues of palliative medicine in end-of-life care -- Spirituality at the bedside: negotiating the meaning of dying -- Communication of wishes to die -- From understanding to patient-centred management: clinical pictures of a wish to die -- What does the wish to hasten death mean for the palliative patient? Clinical implications -- PART V: Conclusion -- Concluding dialogue.
ISBN
9780191023330
9780198713982
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1200862
URL Notes
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Professional
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Hastings Center guidelines for decisions on life-sustaining treatment and care near the end of life

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21049
Berlinger, Nancy, Jennings, Bruce, Wolf, Susan M. Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2013. rev. and expanded 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WX162 B515 2013
Title
Hastings Center guidelines for decisions on life-sustaining treatment and care near the end of life
Author
Berlinger, Nancy
Jennings, Bruce
Wolf, Susan M
Edition
rev. and expanded 2nd ed.
Place
Oxford
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
xxii, 240 p. ; 26 cm.
Subjects
Life Support Care - standards
Life Support Care - ethics
Terminal Care - standards
Terminal Care - ethics
Advance Care Planning
Decision Making
ISBN
9780199974559
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WX162 B515 2013
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21732
Gawande, Atul. Toronto, ON: Doubleday Canada , 2014. (Book) — 4 copies, 4 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Library
Victoria Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WB310 G284 2014
Title
Being mortal : medicine and what matters in the end
Author
Gawande, Atul
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Doubleday Canada
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
282 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Palliative Care
Terminal Care
Aging - physiology
Aged
Activities of Daily Living
Ethics, Medical
Quality of Life
Attitude to Death
Prognosis
ISBN
9780385677004
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Library
Victoria Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB310 G284 2014
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Advance care planning : communicating about matters of life and death

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120461

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=618957

New York, NY: Springer Publishing Company, LLC , 2014. (Ebook)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by calling 1.888.675.8001 x 8001 (toll-free) to obtain a username and password from the Library.
Table of Contents available at URL
Title
Advance care planning : communicating about matters of life and death
Editor
Rogne, Leah
McCune, Susana Lauraine
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer Publishing Company, LLC
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
xvi, 383 p. : ill.
Series
EBSCOhost eBook
Subjects
Advance Care Planning - organization & administration
Communication
Family Relations
Professional-Patient Relations
Terminal Care
Palliative Care
Hospice Care
Decision Making
Abstract
Table of Contents available at URL
ISBN
9780826110213
9780192542359
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=618957
URL Notes
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by calling 1.888.675.8001 x 8001 (toll-free) to obtain a username and password from the Library.
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Patient or Public
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Care of the dying : a pathway to excellence

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20937
Ellershaw, John, Wilkinson, Susie;. Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2011. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
WB310 E45 2011
Title
Care of the dying : a pathway to excellence
Author
Ellershaw, John
Wilkinson, Susie;
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Oxford
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
260 p. : ill.
Subjects
Terminal Care
Palliative Care
Critical Pathways
ISBN
9780199550838
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB310 E45 2011
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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Living with ageing and dying : palliative and end of life care for older people

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21901
Gott, Merryn, Ingleton, Christine;. Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
WB310 G68 2011
Title
Living with ageing and dying : palliative and end of life care for older people
Author
Gott, Merryn
Ingleton, Christine;
Place
Oxford
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
284 p. : ill.
Subjects
Palliative Care
Terminal Care
Aged - psychology
ISBN
9780199569939
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB310 G68 2011
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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Dying in America : improving and honoring individual preferences near the end of life

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21696

http://www.nap.edu/openbook.php?record_id=18748

http://www.iom.edu/Reports/2014/Dying-In-America-Improving-Quality-and-Honoring-Individual-Preferences-Near-the-End-of-Life.aspx

Committee on Approaching Death: Addressing Key End of Life Issues, Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Washington, DC: National Academies Press , 2014. (Book, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Dying in America : improving and honoring individual preferences near the end of life
Corporate Author
Committee on Approaching Death: Addressing Key End of Life Issues
Institute of Medicine (U.S.)
Place
Washington, DC
Publisher
National Academies Press
Year Published
2014
Subjects
Terminal Care
Advance Care Planning
Attitude to Death
Quality of Life
Quality of Health Care
Patient-Centered Care
Professional-Patient Relations
ISBN
9780309311748
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.nap.edu/openbook.php?record_id=18748
http://www.iom.edu/Reports/2014/Dying-In-America-Improving-Quality-and-Honoring-Individual-Preferences-Near-the-End-of-Life.aspx
Audience
Professional
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Guido, Ginny Wacker;. Boston: Pearson , 2010. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
WY152 G948 2010
Nursing care at the end of life : introductory concepts -- Ethics and ethical issues in end-of-life nursing care -- Legal issues in end-of-life nursing care -- Pain at the end of life -- Non-pain symptom management at the end of life -- Hydration and nutrition in terminal care -- Caring for end-of
Title
Nursing care at the end of life
Author
Guido, Ginny Wacker;
Place
Boston
Publisher
Pearson
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
200 p. : ill.
Subjects
Nursing Care
Terminal Care
Palliative Care
Abstract
Nursing care at the end of life : introductory concepts -- Ethics and ethical issues in end-of-life nursing care -- Legal issues in end-of-life nursing care -- Pain at the end of life -- Non-pain symptom management at the end of life -- Hydration and nutrition in terminal care -- Caring for end-of-life patients across the life span -- Communication at the end of life -- Psychosocial issues at end of life -- Cultural and spiritual care at end of life -- Caring for the caregiver.
ISBN
9780135136119
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WY152 G948 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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Symptom relief in palliative care

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19886
Dean, Mervyn, Harris, Juan-Diego, Regnard, Claud. New York, NY: Radcliffe Publishing , 2011. 2nd ed. (Book) — 4 copies, 4 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Library
Victoria Library
Abbotsford Library
Call Number
WB310 D281 2011
Title
Symptom relief in palliative care
Author
Dean, Mervyn
Harris, Juan-Diego
Regnard, Claud
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Radcliffe Publishing
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
vii, 362 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Subjects
Palliative Care - methods
Terminal Care
Pain - drug therapy
ISBN
9781846193552
1846193559
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Library
Victoria Library
Abbotsford Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB310 D281 2011
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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Handbook for mortals : guidance for people facing serious illness

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21358
Lynn, Joanne;. New York: Oxford University Press , 2011. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WB310 H36 2011
Title
Handbook for mortals : guidance for people facing serious illness
Author
Lynn, Joanne;
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
New York
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
296 p. : ill.
Subjects
Terminal Care
Advance Care Planning
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9780199744565
0199744564
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WB310 H36 2011
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Oxford American handbook of hospice and palliative medicine

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120746

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=e680sww&AN=419066

New York, NY: Oxford University Press, Inc. , 2011. (Ebook)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
This ebook allows unlimited user access from BC Cancer-network computers.
Table of Contents: ; 1 Definitions and key elements in palliative care -- 2 Symptom assessment -- 3 Clinical decision making -- 4 Pain assessment and management -- 5 Fatigue -- 6 Cachexia -- 7 Dehydration -- 8 Anxiety and depression -- 9 Sleep disturbance -- 10 Chronic nausea and vomiting -- 11 Con…
Title
Oxford American handbook of hospice and palliative medicine
Editor
Yennurajalingam, Sriram
Bruera, Eduardo
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Inc.
Year Published
2011
Series
EBSCOhost eBook
Subjects
Palliative Care
Hospices
Terminal Care
Neoplasms - complications
Handbooks
Abstract
Table of Contents:
1 Definitions and key elements in palliative care -- 2 Symptom assessment -- 3 Clinical decision making -- 4 Pain assessment and management -- 5 Fatigue -- 6 Cachexia -- 7 Dehydration -- 8 Anxiety and depression -- 9 Sleep disturbance -- 10 Chronic nausea and vomiting -- 11 Constipation and bowel obstruction -- 12 Delirium -- 13 Clinical issues related to palliative sedation -- 14 Dyspnea -- 15 Emergencies in palliative care -- 16 Other symptoms: xerostomia, hiccups, pruritis, pressure ulcers and wound care, lymphedema, and myoclonus -- 17 Management of cancer treatment?related adverse effects -- 18 Radiotherapy and palliative care -- 19 Hospice approach to palliative care, including Medicare hospice benefit -- 20 Psychosocial and cultural considerations in palliative care -- 21 Spiritual issues in palliative care -- 22 The palliative care team -- 23 Family conference: role in palliative care -- 24 Ethical aspects of palliative medicine -- 25 Prognostication in palliative care -- 26 Frequent pharmacological interactions in palliative care -- 27 Pediatric palliative care -- 28 Palliation in the care of older adults -- 29 Palliative care in end-stage heart failure -- 30 Palliative care in end-stage liver disease -- 31 Renal palliative care -- 32 Palliative care in patients with AIDS -- 33 Palliative care in end-stage neurological disease -- 34 Palliative care in end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease -- 35 Palliative care in the intensive care unit (ICU) -- 36 Research in terminally ill patients -- 37 Prevention and management: burnout in health-care providers
ISBN
9780195380156
9780199701681
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=e680sww&AN=419066
URL Notes
This ebook allows unlimited user access from BC Cancer-network computers.
Audience
Professional
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Diet and nutrition in palliative care

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20128
Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press , 2011. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Nutrition
Title
Diet and nutrition in palliative care
Editor
Preedy, Victor R
Place
Boca Raton, FL
Publisher
CRC Press
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
xvii, 446 p. ; ill. ; 26 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - drug therapy
Palliative Care
Nutrition Therapy
Terminal Care
ISBN
9781439819326
1439819327
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Nutrition
Audience
Professional
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Royal Society of Canada Expert Panel : end-of-life decision making : report

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20773

http://rsc-src.ca/en/expert-panels/rsc-reports/end-life-decision-making

http://rsc-src.ca/sites/default/files/pdf/RSCEndofLifeReport2011_EN_Formatted_FINAL.pdf

Schüklenk, Udo. Ottawa, ON: Royal Society of Canada , 2011. (Book, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Royal Society of Canada Expert Panel : end-of-life decision making : report
Author
Schüklenk, Udo
Corporate Author
Royal Society of Canada
Place
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Royal Society of Canada
Year Published
2011
Subjects
Terminal Care
Palliative Care
Advance Care Planning
Decision Making
Canada
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://rsc-src.ca/en/expert-panels/rsc-reports/end-life-decision-making
http://rsc-src.ca/sites/default/files/pdf/RSCEndofLifeReport2011_EN_Formatted_FINAL.pdf
Audience
Professional

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tqhe29hqdIc

Central Okanagan Hospice House, Central Okanagan Hospice Association, Interior Health. Kelowna, BC: Central Okanagan Hospice Association , 2012. (Video, DVD, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WB310 C397 2012
Title
Death with dignity
Corporate Author
Central Okanagan Hospice House
Central Okanagan Hospice Association
Interior Health
Place
Kelowna, BC
Publisher
Central Okanagan Hospice Association
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
18 minutes
Subjects
Hospice Care
Palliative Care
Terminal Care
Attitude to Death
Family
British Columbia
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
URL
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tqhe29hqdIc
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB310 C397 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available

Exit : the life and death planner

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20883
Fines, Laura, Leznoff, Glenda. Vancouver, BC: Laura Fines | Glenda Leznoff , 2012. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
W85.5 F495 2012
Title
Exit : the life and death planner
Author
Fines, Laura
Leznoff, Glenda
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Laura Fines
Glenda Leznoff
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
152 p. ; 28 cm.
Subjects
Advance Care Planning
Patient Care Planning
Decision Making
Terminal Care
Advance Directives
British Columbia
Popular Works
ISBN
9780988152403
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
W85.5 F495 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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No one has to die alone : preparing for a meaningful death

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21016
Leary, Lani. New York, NY: Atria Paperback | Beyond Words , 2012. (Book) — 3 copies, 3 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
BF789 D4 L439 2012
Title
No one has to die alone : preparing for a meaningful death
Author
Leary, Lani
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Atria Paperback
Beyond Words
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
xxi, 248 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Attitude to Death
Death - psychology
Palliative Care - psychology
Bereavement
Terminal Care
Death
Caregivers
Grief
Popular Works
ISBN
9781582703527
1582703523
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BF789 D4 L439 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Palliative medicine : a case-based manual

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120256
Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press , 2012. 3rd ed. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Library
Call Number
WB310 P168 2012
Title
Palliative medicine : a case-based manual
Editor
Oneschuk, Doreen,
Hagen, Neil
MacDonald, Neil
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
Oxford, UK
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
xvii, 411 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Subjects
Palliative Care
Terminal Care
Pain management
Advance Care Planning
Case Reports
Notes
Contributor includes Dr. Pippa Hawley, BCCA
ISBN
9780199694143
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB310 P168 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
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http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/advancedcancer.pdf

U.S. National Cancer Institute. Bethesda, MD: National Cancer Institute , 2005. rev. ed. (Booklet, Handout) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
BF575 U58c 2005
Booklet covers topics such as making choices; talking with health professionals; symptom relief; coping with feelings; advance planning; talking to others; and looking for meaning in life and death.
Title
Coping with advanced cancer
Corporate Author
U.S. National Cancer Institute
Edition
rev. ed.
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Cancer Institute
Year Published
2005
Series
NIH publication # 05-0856
Subjects
Palliative Care
Attitude to Death
Family
Terminal Care
Neoplasm Metastasis
Popular Works
Abstract
Booklet covers topics such as making choices; talking with health professionals; symptom relief; coping with feelings; advance planning; talking to others; and looking for meaning in life and death.
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
URL
http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/advancedcancer.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
BF575 U58c 2005
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available

I don't know what to say : how to help and support someone who is dying

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18309
Buckman, Robert. Toronto, ON: Key Porter Books , 2005. newly rev. and updated ed. (Book) — 5 copies, 4 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
BF789 B925 2005
Title
I don't know what to say : how to help and support someone who is dying
Author
Buckman, Robert
Edition
newly rev. and updated ed.
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Key Porter Books
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
x, 247 p. ; 21 cm.
Subjects
Terminal Care
Death - psychology
Grief
Terminally Ill - psychology
Interpersonal Relations
Communication
Popular Works
ISBN
9781552636961
1552636968
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
BF789 B925 2005
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Missing
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr On Loan, due January 08, 2019
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When the focus is on care : palliative care and cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15767
Atlanta, GA: American Cancer Society , 2005. (Book) — 8 copies, 8 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
VC PFCS
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WB310 W567 2005
Title
When the focus is on care : palliative care and cancer
Editor
Foley, Kathleen M
Place
Atlanta, GA
Publisher
American Cancer Society
Year Published
2005
Subjects
Palliative Care
Adaptation, Psychological
Neoplasms - psychology
Neoplasms - therapy
Terminal Care
Popular Works
ISBN
9780944235539
0944235530
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
VC PFCS
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WB310 W567 2005
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Missing
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1-2 BC Cancer Agency VC PFCS Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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When someone you love has advanced cancer : support for caregivers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15949

http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/When-Someone-You-Love-Has-Advanced-Cancer/allpages

http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/When-Someone-You-Love-Has-Advanced-Cancer/PDF

U.S. National Cancer Institute. Bethesda, MD: National Cancer Institute (NCI) , 2005. (Booklet, Handout) — 3 copies, 3 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 U58w 2005
Title
When someone you love has advanced cancer : support for caregivers
Corporate Author
U.S. National Cancer Institute
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
56. p : ill. ; 28 cm.
Series
NIH publication 05-5727
Subjects
Palliative Care
Caregivers
Attitude to Death
Family
Terminal Care
Social Support
Self Care
Communication
Adaptation, Psychological
Planning Techniques
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
URL
http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/When-Someone-You-Love-Has-Advanced-Cancer/allpages
http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/When-Someone-You-Love-Has-Advanced-Cancer/PDF
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ201 U58w 2005
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available

Quality of death : ranking end-of-life care across the world : a report from the Economist Intelligence Unit

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19228

http://graphics.eiu.com/upload/QOD_main_final_edition_Jul12_toprint.pdf

http://www.eiu.com/sponsor/lienfoundation/qualityofdeath

http://www.lifebeforedeath.com/qualityofdeath/highlights.shtml

Economist Intelligence Unit, LIEN Foundation. London, UK: Economist Intelligence Unit , 2010. (Book, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
Call Number
WB310 Q1 2010
URL Notes
2nd URL leads to this report and more information on the Quality of Death Index.
Title
Quality of death : ranking end-of-life care across the world : a report from the Economist Intelligence Unit
Corporate Author
Economist Intelligence Unit
LIEN Foundation
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Economist Intelligence Unit
Year Published
2010
Subjects
Terminal Care - statistics & numerical data
Terminal Care - economics
Attitude to Death
Advance Care Planning
Quality indicators, Health care
Terminal Care - standards
Evaluation Studies
Health Status Indicators
World Health
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
URL
http://graphics.eiu.com/upload/QOD_main_final_edition_Jul12_toprint.pdf
http://www.eiu.com/sponsor/lienfoundation/qualityofdeath
http://www.lifebeforedeath.com/qualityofdeath/highlights.shtml
URL Notes
2nd URL leads to this report and more information on the Quality of Death Index.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB310 Q1 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available

Essentials in hospice palliative care : a resource for caregivers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20865
Murray, Katherine. Saanichton, BC: Life and Death Matters , 2009. 2nd ed. (Book) — 6 copies, 6 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
CN Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WB310 M982e 2009
Title
Essentials in hospice palliative care : a resource for caregivers
Alternate Title
Essentials in palliative care
Author
Murray, Katherine
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Saanichton, BC
Publisher
Life and Death Matters
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
xi, 164 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Subjects
Hospice Care
Palliative Care
Terminal Care
Handbooks
Notes
Previously published under title: Essentials in palliative care, 2006
CN Library copy is housed at UHNBC Library
ISBN
9780973982817
0973982810
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
CN Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Professional
Call Number
WB310 M982e 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CN Library Available
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Be the noodle : fifty ways to be a compassionate, courageous, crazy-good caregiver

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19210
Kelly, Lois E. New York, NY: World Audience, Inc. , 2010. (Book) — 5 copies, 5 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
BF789 D4 K29 2010
Title
Be the noodle : fifty ways to be a compassionate, courageous, crazy-good caregiver
Author
Kelly, Lois E
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
World Audience, Inc.
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
124 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Caregivers - psychology
Palliative Care
Terminal Care
Anecdotes
Popular Works
ISBN
9781935444695
1935444697
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BF789 D4 K29 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Oxford textbook of palliative medicine

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18148
New York, NY: Oxford University Press , 2010. 4th ed. (Book) — 3 copies, 3 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Library
Victoria Library
VIC Pain & Symptom Management/Palliative Care
Call Number
WB310 O98 2010
http://ukcatalogue.oup.com/product/9780198570295.do
Title
Oxford textbook of palliative medicine
Alternate Title
Palliative medicine
Editor
Hanks, Geoffrey
Edition
4th ed.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
xxx, 1666 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - complications
Palliative Care
Pain - therapy
Terminal Care
Abstract
http://ukcatalogue.oup.com/product/9780198570295.do
ISBN
9780198570295
0198570295
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Library
Victoria Library
VIC Pain & Symptom Management/Palliative Care
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB310 O98 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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Care at the close of life : evidence and experience

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20557
New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Medical , 2011. (Book) — 4 copies, 4 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Library
Victoria Library
Abbotsford Library
Call Number
WB310 C271m 2011
This book updated the 42 journal articles originally published as JAMA's "Perspectives on care at the close of life" series.
Title
Care at the close of life : evidence and experience
Editor
McPhee, Stephen J
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
McGraw-Hill Medical
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
xxii, 598 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Series
JAMAevidence
Subjects
Terminal Care - methods
Palliative Care - methods
Neoplasms - complications
Terminally Ill
Evidence-Based Practice
Abstract
This book updated the 42 journal articles originally published as JAMA's "Perspectives on care at the close of life" series.
ISBN
9780071637954
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Library
Victoria Library
Abbotsford Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB310 C271m 2011
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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Handbook for mortals : guidance for people facing serious illness

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120493
Lynn, Joanne, Harrold, Joan, Schuster, Janice Lynch. New York: Oxford University Press , 2011. 2nd ed. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WB310 L989h 2011
Title
Handbook for mortals : guidance for people facing serious illness
Author
Lynn, Joanne
Harrold, Joan
Schuster, Janice Lynch
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
New York
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
xix, 296 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Advance Care Planning
Terminal Care
Attitude to Death
Terminally Ill - psychology
Decision Making
Popular Works
ISBN
9780199744565
0199744564
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WB310 L989h 2011
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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