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Voices of Alzheimer's, the healing companion : stories for courage, comfort and strength

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17895
The Healing Project. New York: LaChance , 2007. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
WT155 V65 2007
Title
Voices of Alzheimer's, the healing companion : stories for courage, comfort and strength
Corporate Author
The Healing Project
Place
New York
Publisher
LaChance
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
258 p.
Series
Voices of
Subjects
Alzheimer Disease
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9781934184011
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WT155 V65 2007
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Missing
c.2 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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To die well : your right to comfort, calm, and choice in the last days of life

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17911
Wanzer, Sidney H., Glenmullen, Joseph;. [Cambridge, Mass.]: Da Capo Press , 2007. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
W85.5 W3 2007
Turning points at life's end -- Rights of the dying patient -- The first turning point : from active treatment to comfort care -- Pain control -- What you should expect from your doctors and nurses -- Family and friends -- The second turning point : making the decision to hasten death -- What optio…
Title
To die well : your right to comfort, calm, and choice in the last days of life
Author
Wanzer, Sidney H.
Glenmullen, Joseph;
Place
[Cambridge, Mass.]
Publisher
Da Capo Press
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
209 p.
Subjects
Right to Die
Consumer Information Collection
Abstract
Turning points at life's end -- Rights of the dying patient -- The first turning point : from active treatment to comfort care -- Pain control -- What you should expect from your doctors and nurses -- Family and friends -- The second turning point : making the decision to hasten death -- What options have been used in the past to hasten death? -- Helium : newly used method to end suffering -- Differentiating sadness at the end of life from clinical depression -- The special case of irreversible dementia and end-of-life management -- Planning ahead with advance directives : staying in control -- Allowing a merciful death -- Appendix A: Historical background of the end-of-life movement and current national organizations -- Appendix B: Oregon and physician-assisted dying -- Appendix C: The international scene -- Appendix D: End-of-life organizations -- Appendix E: Sample living will -- Appendix F: Health care proxy form with optional attachment -- Appendix G: Proposed authorization for ending life in situations of irreversible and progressive cognitive decline.
ISBN
9780738211633
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
W85.5 W3 2007
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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101 ways you can help : how to offer comfort and support to those who are grieving

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19639
Aleshire, Liz;. Naperville, Ill.: Sourcebooks , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Call Number
BF575 G7_A52 2009
Title
101 ways you can help : how to offer comfort and support to those who are grieving
Author
Aleshire, Liz;
Place
Naperville, Ill.
Publisher
Sourcebooks
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
188 p.
Subjects
Bereavement
Consumer Information Collection
ISBN
9781402217562
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr FHA
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BF575 G7_A52 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr MISSING Available
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