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Palliative Care in residential care facilities: a brief review

Katz, Jeanne (2005). Palliative Care in residential care facilities: a brief review. International Journal of Palliative Nursing, 11(3) pp. 130–131.

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The article by Kristjanson, Walton and Toye in this issue describes the Western Australian context of caring for older people dying in residential care. This response will very briefly draw on some of the work done in this area in the UK, Australia and the US. In the past few years several edited collections have provided extensive information about both the dearth of research as well as ongoing research in this area (e.g. Hockley and Clark, 2002; Katz and Peace, 2003; Morrision and Meier, 2003).

Item Type: Journal Article
ISSN: 1357-6321
Academic Unit/Department: Health and Social Care > Health and Social Care
Health and Social Care
Item ID: 12622
Depositing User: Jeanne Katz
Date Deposited: 12 Dec 2008 04:05
Last Modified: 23 Feb 2016 21:30
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