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Communicating with patients and families 

Communicating with patients and families
Communicating with patients and families

Edwina Brown

, Fliss Murtagh

, Emma Murphy

, and Max Watson

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date: 18 January 2020

Choosing conservative (non-dialytic) care 200

Introducing palliative and hospice care 204

Helping with decision-making 206

Withdrawal from dialysis 208

Raising awareness and improving communication skills 212

Sharing bad news 214

Responses to difficult questions 216

Communicating with family members 218

Communicating on issues around sexuality and intimacy ...

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