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Principles of Geriatric Palliative Care 

Principles of Geriatric Palliative Care
Principles of Geriatric Palliative Care

Emily Chai

, Diane Meier

, Jane Morris

, and Suzanne Goldhirsch

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date: 18 June 2021

Chapter 2 discusses the principles of geriatric palliative care, and covers pathophysiology of aging, caring for the whole patient, the importance of assessment, exploring preferences for care, developing and re-evaluating the care plan, and take-home points.

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