Fundamentals of Palliative Care for Student Nurses is a thorough yet accessible introduction and overview of a key area of the nursing programme. This textbook clearly explains the palliation of symptoms and the social context of death and dying. Engaging with the latest guidelines and curriculum, it highlights the practical and communicative skills required for induction programmes and continuing professional development.
* A full-colour, student-friendly, introduction to the essentials of palliative, or end of life care
* A topical and timely subject area, explored clearly and concisely
* Full of interactive pedagogy and features, including quizzes, multiple choice questions, vignettes/case studies and activities
* Features a companion website with links to further reading, additional activities and resources, and self-testing interactive multiple choice questions
Fundamentals of Palliative Care for Student Nurses focuses on this area with expert knowledge and compassion, preparing students in order to help them provide the best possible care for their patients and their families.