Palliative Care At The End Of Life -- For Comfort And Caring
Takes a positive approach to helping terminally ill patients attain the highest quality of life possible. This reassuring booklet explains what palliative care is; describes treatment options for pain, depression, and other symptoms; tells patients how to make their care wishes known; and addresses the psychological and spiritual aspects of their care. Helps patients assess their goals, understand the role of hospice care, and know where to turn for help. 16 pages, 5 1/2" x 8"