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050  4 R726.8.L96 2008 
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100 1  Lynn, Joanne 
245 10 Improving Care for the End of Life :|bA Sourcebook for 
       Health Care Managers and Clinicians 
250    2nd ed 
264  1 Cary :|bOxford University Press USA - OSO,|c2007 
264  4 |c©2008 
300    1 online resource (464 pages) 
336    text|btxt|2rdacontent 
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505 0  Intro -- Contents -- Foreword -- Part I: Overview -- 1 
       Introduction: Continuous Quality Improvement for Better 
       End-of-Life Care -- 2 How to Make Improvement Happen -- 
       Part II: Improved Patient Care Through Improved Practice 
       and Systems -- 3 Preventing, Assessing, and Treating Pain 
       -- 4 Managing Dyspnea and Ventilator Withdrawal -- 5 
       Beyond the Living Will: Advance Care Planning for All 
       Stages of Health and Disease -- 6 Supporting People in 
       Difficult Times: Relationships, Spirituality, and 
       Bereavement -- 7 Continuity of Care: Improving Transitions,
       Continuity, and Coordination of Care in the Health Care 
       System -- Part III: Arrangements to Promote Reform -- 8 
       Caring for the Caregivers: Helping Staff to Provide Good 
       Care -- 9 Hospital-Based Palliative Care Consults and 
       Units -- 10 Law, Policy, and Finance -- Part IV: 
       Opportunities in Specific Diseases -- 11 Alzheimer's and 
       Other Dementias: Opportunities to Honor Life -- 12 
       Opportunities to Improve Care for Cancer Patients -- 13 
       Offering End-of-Life Services to Patients With Advanced 
       Heart or Lung Failure -- 14 Depression and Delirium -- 15 
       Conclusion: Getting Started -- Appendix: Instruments -- 
       Resources -- Glossary -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- H -
       - I -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- V -- 
       References -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- 
       H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -
       - T -- U -- V -- W 
520    Health care professionals seeking to improve the quality 
       of life for those living with serious illness and nearing 
       the end of life will find exactly what their organization 
       needs in the second edition of this acclaimed book by Dr. 
       Joanne Lynn and her colleagues. Improving Care for the End
       of Life provides expert guidance on how to make 
       significant improvements now, at all levels of the health 
       care system from the bedside and the hospital to the 
       health care policy and legislative arenas by using the 
       rapid-cycle breakthrough approach to change. The ideas are
       proven, and the stories of teams that have put them to use
       will inspire and enlighten. For the second edition, the 
       authors have added new material on continuity of care and 
       the special needs of dementia patients and their loved 
       ones and have updated the book throughout 
588    Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other
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590    Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest 
       Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access 
       may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated 
       libraries 
650  0 Terminal care.;Palliative treatment.;Death 
655  4 Electronic books 
700 1  Schuster, Janice Lynch 
700 1  Simon, Lin Noyes 
700 1  Wilkinson, Anne 
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