End of Life Care in the ICU (Oxford Specialist Handbooks in End of Life Care)From advanced disease to bereavement

End of Life Care in the ICU (Oxford Specialist Handbooks in End of Life Care)From advanced disease to bereavement

Graeme Rocker, Kathleen Puntillo, Élie Azoulay, and Judith Nelson

Print publication date: Jan 2010

ISBN: 9780199239245

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Abstract

End of life care in the ICU presents its own unique challenges, and this resource highlights real clinical issues which need to be addressed if quality palliative care within ICUs is to be consistently delivered.