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Final journeys : a practical guide for bringing care and comfort at the end of life / Maggie Callanan.

Callanan, Maggie. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 0553803670 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9780553803679 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9780553803679 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0553803670 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9780553382747 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0553382748 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: ix, 335 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Bantam Books, 2008.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-327) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: "I Don't Know How to Do This" 1 -- Part I Reframing the Journey 7 -- Part II Making Difficult Decisions 49 -- Part III Sharing the Journey 99 -- Part IV Avoiding Potholes 139 -- Part V Long Road ... Getting Weary 193 -- Part VI Coming to the End 239 -- Part VII One Journey Ends, Another Begins 279.
Summary, etc.:
"For more than two decades, hospice nurse Maggie Callanan has tended to the terminally ill and been a cornerstone of support for their loved ones. Now the coauthor of the classic bestseller Final Gifts passes along the lessons she has learned from the experts--her patients. Here is the guide we all need to understanding the special needs of the dying and those who care for them."--Jacket.
Subject: Palliative treatment.
Terminal care.
Terminally ill > Family relationships.
Attitude to Death.

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