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Title International perspectives on public health and palliative care / edited by Libby Sallnow, Suresh Kumar and Allan Kellehear.

Published London : Routledge, 2013.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM BioMed  362.175 INTE    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiii, 210 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Routledge studies in public health.
Routledge studies in public health.
Notes Originally published: 2012.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1.Public health and palliative care: an historical overview / Libby Sallnow -- 2."But we're already doing it!": examining conceptual blurring between health promotion and palliative care / John Rosenberg -- 3.Illness trajectories and palliative care: implications for holistic service provision for all in the last year of life / Peter Mcloughlin -- 4.Public health approaches to palliative care in Australia / Bruce Rumbold -- 5.Public health and palliative care: a perspective from Africa / Faith Mwangi-Powell -- 6.Public health developments in palliative care services in the UK / Steve Conway -- 7.Public health approaches to palliative care: the Neighbourhood Network in Kerala / Suresh Kumar -- 8.A public health approach to palliative care in East London: early developments, challenges and plans for the future / Heather Richardson -- 9.The campaign to build a dementia-friendly community / The 100-Member Committee, Japan --
Contents note continued: 10.Discovering options: an Australian initiative in the care of the dying / Kathleen Dansie -- 11.̀€Let's talk about dying': changing attitudes towards hospices and the end of life / Nigel Hartley -- 12.Public health approaches to end of life in Ecuador: avoiding suffering at the end of life - a health service issue? / Granja H. Patricia.
Other author Sallnow, Libby.
Kumar, Suresh, 1961-
Kellehear, Allan, 1955-
Subject Palliative treatment.
Public health.
ISBN 9780415833479 (paperback)
0415833477 (paperback)