Clinical Pocket Guide to Advanced Practice Palliative Nursing

Clinical Pocket Guide to Advanced Practice Palliative Nursing

Constance Dahlin, Patrick Coyne, and Betty Ferrell

Print publication date: Mar 2017

ISBN: 9780190204709

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Abstract

The Clinical Pocket Guide to Advanced Practice Palliative Nursing is a companion guide to Advanced Practice Palliative Nursing, the first text devoted to advanced practice nursing care of the seriously ill and dying. Each chapter of this pocket guide presents point-of-care guidance on palliative care issues for quick reference in daily practice. Edited by leaders in the field, this handbook provides consistency in the nursing process from assessment to management and evaluation of symptoms and various clinical situations. The Clinical Pocket Guide to Advanced Practice Palliative Nursing contains clinical pearls developed from the textbook and practical tools on pain and symptom assessment, functional status, and communication, making it an ideal resource for practicing advanced practice nurses.