Palliative Care (pack of 50 guides)

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Cancer and its treatment often cause discomfort and challenges that greatly affect a person’s life and well-being. In Palliative Care, patients and their families learn about this specialized area of medicine that provides support and relief to any person, regardless of age or type and stage of cancer.

This informational booklet shows how palliative care is used to manage symptoms and side effects, help with practical concerns, address spiritual questions, and support family, friends, and caregivers. It also gives practical advice about accessing palliative care services, questions to ask the health care team, and a list of national organizations that can provide additional assistance.

Talking about palliative care soon after a cancer diagnosis helps patient better understand their prognosis and goals of treatment, clarify their expectations, and maintain their quality of life. By using this booklet, patients and their families are better able to talk with members of their health care team about their concerns and work with them to manage the challenges that come with cancer. (1 QTY = 50 guides)     *Also available in quantities of 125 booklets per order.

Prices are intended for physicians and patients. Please refer commercial reprint requests to Rick Werdann, Springer Healthcare, at Rick.Werdann@Springer.com.