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Living at the End of Life

A Hospice Nurse Addresses the Most Common Questions

By Karen Whitley Bell (Author)


Format Paperback


Living at the End of Life

A Hospice Nurse Addresses the Most Common Questions

by Karen Whitley Bell



Barnes and Noble Indiebound
An updated edition of the most respected book on hospice care—for both patients and caregivers.
This warm and informative resource on hospice and other end-of-life care options now gets an update. It receives a new preface and revised guidance on elders who need more long-term care and support, recommendations on pain medications, and advice for those living extended lives with treatable, but not curable, diseases. Written by a hospice nurse, Living at the End of Life reassures us that this difficult time also offers an opportunity to explore and rediscover a richer meaning in life. Drawing on her years of experience, Bell has created a comprehensive, insightful guide to every aspect of hospice care and the final stages of life. For people in hospice, as well as their friends and families, this is an indispensable and trustworthy source of comfort and spiritual healing.
Praise for previous editions of Living at the End of Life
*"Straightforward and empathetic, with an easy-to-navigate style, Bell details what to expect in both physical and spiritual terms, including practical considerations as well as ways to find closure and cope with loss." —Publishers Weekly (starred review)

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Karen Whitley Bell, RN, CHPN, is a hospice nurse with over two decades of experience. She lives in Seattle, where she advocates for the rights of the dying and the advancement of hospice care.

Pub Date: 1/2/2018

ISBN: 9781454928393

Price: $12.95 / $14.95 CAN

Format: Paperback

Pages: 280 pages

Trim: 5.5 x 8.25 x 0 Inches

Territories: World

Category: Body/Mind/Spirit / Family

Publisher: Sterling Ethos

Carton Quantity: 36