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Cancer : how worthwhile is non-curative treatment?

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog8762
New York, N.Y.: Springer-Verlag , 1998. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ266 C217s 1998
Title
Cancer : how worthwhile is non-curative treatment?
Editor
Slevin, Maurice L
Tate, Teresa
Place
New York, N.Y.
Publisher
Springer-Verlag
Year Published
1998
Subjects
Neoplasms - therapy
Palliative Care
Quality of Life
ISBN
3540760830
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ266 C217s 1998
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Brain : care of radiation therapy reactions

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15732
BC Cancer Agency. Centre for the Southern Interior. Kelowna, BC: BC Cancer Agency. Centre for the Southern Interior , 2005. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
CSI Radiation Therapy
Title
Brain : care of radiation therapy reactions
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency. Centre for the Southern Interior
Place
Kelowna, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Centre for the Southern Interior
Year Published
2005
Subjects
Brain Neoplasms - radiotherapy - popular works - pamphlets
Radiotherapy - adverse effects - popular works - pamphlets
Self Care
Palliative Care
Skin Care
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
CSI Radiation Therapy
Audience
Patient or Public
Faull, Christina;. Hoboken, N.J.: Wiley-Blackwell , 2012. 3rd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
WB310 F38 2012
Title
Handbook of palliative care
Author
Faull, Christina;
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
Hoboken, N.J.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
374 p. : ill.
Subjects
Palliative Care
UBC Undergraduate Medical Program
ISBN
9781118065594
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB310 F38 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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Handbook of palliative care in cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15118
Waller, Alexander, Caroline, Nancy L. Boston, Ma.: Butterworth-Heinemann , 1996. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Library
Call Number
QZ266 W198 1996
Title
Handbook of palliative care in cancer
Author
Waller, Alexander
Caroline, Nancy L
Place
Boston, Ma.
Publisher
Butterworth-Heinemann
Year Published
1996
Subjects
Palliative Care
Neoplasms - therapy
ISBN
075069744X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ266 W198 1996
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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Handbook of psychiatry in palliative medicine

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18876
New York, NY: Oxford University Press , 2009. 2nd ed. (Book) — 4 copies, 4 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
VC PFCS
Kelowna Library
Abbotsford Library
Victoria Library
Call Number
WB310 H235 2009
Title
Handbook of psychiatry in palliative medicine
Editor
Chochinov, Harvey Max
Breitbart, William
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
xxiv, 565 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Subjects
Palliative Care
Terminally Ill - psychology
Neoplasms - psychology
Psychotherapy - methods
Family - psychology
Bioethical Issues
ISBN
9780195301076
0195301072
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
VC PFCS
Kelowna Library
Abbotsford Library
Victoria Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB310 H235 2009
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 of palliative care in cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog3113
Waller, Alexander, Caroline, Nancy L. Boston, Ma.: Butterworth-Heinemann , 2000. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
QZ266 W198 2000
Title
Handbook of palliative care in cancer
Author
Waller, Alexander
Caroline, Nancy L
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Boston, Ma.
Publisher
Butterworth-Heinemann
Year Published
2000
Subjects
Palliative Care
Neoplasms - therapy
ISBN
0750672048
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ266 W198 2000
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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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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Caregiver's guide : a handbook about end of life care

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog14061

https://hospicetoronto.ca/PDF/Acaregivershandbook_CHPCA.pdf

Ottawa, ON: Military and Hospitaller Order of St. Lazarus of Jerusalem | Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association , 2004. (Book, Online) — 13 copies, 13 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Library
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
WB310 C271 2004
"A Caregiver's Guide present family caregivers the medical and nursing information they will need in clear, easily understood language. This will help them to understand the journey upon which their loved ones have embarked, to become effective, informed members of the palliative care team and to p…
Title
Caregiver's guide : a handbook about end of life care
Alternate Title
Handbook about end-of-life care
Caregivers guide
Editor
Macmillan, Karen
Place
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Military and Hospitaller Order of St. Lazarus of Jerusalem
Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
x, 174 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Caregivers
Palliative Care
Hospices
Abstract
"A Caregiver's Guide present family caregivers the medical and nursing information they will need in clear, easily understood language. This will help them to understand the journey upon which their loved ones have embarked, to become effective, informed members of the palliative care team and to provide essential physical, spiritual and emotional support. Sharing this journey with a loved one can be demanding but it is also one of the greatest gifts friends and families can share." - Cover
ISBN
0968670016
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Library
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
https://hospicetoronto.ca/PDF/Acaregivershandbook_CHPCA.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WB310 C271 2004
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 CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency CN 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.2 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Library Available
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.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.3 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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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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Handbook of communication in oncology and palliative care

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20947
Kissane, David William;. Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2010. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
QZ266 H2355 2010
Title
Handbook of communication in oncology and palliative care
Author
Kissane, David William;
Place
Oxford
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
748 p. : ill.
Subjects
Neoplasms
Palliative Care
Commmunication
ISBN
9780199238361
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ266 H2355 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library 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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Everyone's guide to cancer supportive care : a comprehensive handbook for patients and their families

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog14692
Rosenbaum, Ernest H, Rosenbaum, Isadora. Kansas City, MO: Andrews McMeel Publishing , 2005. rev. and updated ed. (Book) — 7 copies, 7 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 R813 2005
Cancer care specialists answer questions concerning a cancer patient's physical, psychological, and spiritual needs. Includes understanding cancer and its treatments; chemotherapy and bone marrow transplant side effects; stress and cancer; the will to live; spirituality; sexuality; nutrition; and r…
Title
Everyone's guide to cancer supportive care : a comprehensive handbook for patients and their families
Author
Rosenbaum, Ernest H
Rosenbaum, Isadora
Edition
rev. and updated ed.
Place
Kansas City, MO
Publisher
Andrews McMeel Publishing
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
xix, 579 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - psychology
Neoplasms - therapy
Patient-Centered Care
Social Support
Quality of Life
Palliative Care
Caregivers
Popular Works
Handbooks
Abstract
Cancer care specialists answer questions concerning a cancer patient's physical, psychological, and spiritual needs. Includes understanding cancer and its treatments; chemotherapy and bone marrow transplant side effects; stress and cancer; the will to live; spirituality; sexuality; nutrition; and rehabilitation and fitness.
ISBN
9780740750410
0740750410
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ201 R813 2005
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
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.2 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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End-of-life handbook : a compassionate guide to connecting with and caring for a dying loved one

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17609
Feldman, David B, Lasher, S. Andrew. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications , 2007. (Book) — 6 copies, 6 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WB310 F312f 2007
Title
End-of-life handbook : a compassionate guide to connecting with and caring for a dying loved one
Author
Feldman, David B
Lasher, S. Andrew
Place
Oakland, CA
Publisher
New Harbinger Publications
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
x, 186 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Palliative Care
Terminally Ill
Attitude to Death
Family
Caregivers
Popular Works
ISBN
9781572245112
1572245115
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WB310 F312f 2007
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.2 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Missing
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