50 Studies Every Palliative Care Doctor Should Know

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Author: David Hui, MD, MSc, Akhila Reddy, MD, Eduardo Bruera, MD
Affiliation: Department of General Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication Date: 2018
ISBN 10: 0190658614
ISBN 13: 9780190658618
eISBN: 9780190658625
Edition: 1st
50 Studies Every Palliative Care Doctor Should Know presents key studies that have shaped the practice of palliative medicine. Selected using a rigorous methodology, the studies cover topics including: palliative care, symptom assessment and management, psychosocial aspects of care and communication, and end-of-life care. For each study, a concise summary is presented with an emphasis on the results and limitations of the study, and its implications for practice. An illustrative clinical case concludes each review, followed by brief information on other relevant studies. This book is a must-read for health care professionals and anyone who wants to learn more about the data behind clinical practice.
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