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The Resource The caregiver's path to compassionate decision making : making choices for those who can't, Viki Kind

The caregiver's path to compassionate decision making : making choices for those who can't, Viki Kind

Label
The caregiver's path to compassionate decision making : making choices for those who can't
Title
The caregiver's path to compassionate decision making
Title remainder
making choices for those who can't
Statement of responsibility
Viki Kind
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book offers tools and techniques to help caregivers make decisions involving the care and health of the person they care for
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Kind, Viki
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Caregivers
  • Care of the sick
  • Care of the sick
  • Older people
  • Critically ill
Label
The caregiver's path to compassionate decision making : making choices for those who can't, Viki Kind
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Four adaptable tools that make decision making a simple, step-by-step process; guidelines to help you determine if your loved one or patient can make decisions, who should make the decisions, and how to make better decisions; questions to use in almost any medical or quality-of-life situation that will help you gather all of the information you need; techniques for improving communication between patients, families and caregivers"--Page 4 of cover
  • "Alzheimers; stroke; dementia; brain injury; mental illness; developmental delay"--Page 4 of cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 225) and index
Contents
Starting down the decision making path -- Learning the tools. The decision making framework ; The best interest standard ; The shared decision making model ; The sliding scale for decision making ; The assent tool ; How these tools work together -- Using the tools in real life. Applying your new skills to real-life decisions ; When our hearts get in the way ; Making the medical decisions ; Other questions to consider when making medical decisions ; Quality of life and personal values -- The end of life. Making the most difficult decisions at the end of life ; The big picture
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
234 p.
Isbn
9781608320417
Lccn
2010922760
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)500822388
  • (OCoLC)ocn500822388
  • 782148
Label
The caregiver's path to compassionate decision making : making choices for those who can't, Viki Kind
Publication
Note
  • "Four adaptable tools that make decision making a simple, step-by-step process; guidelines to help you determine if your loved one or patient can make decisions, who should make the decisions, and how to make better decisions; questions to use in almost any medical or quality-of-life situation that will help you gather all of the information you need; techniques for improving communication between patients, families and caregivers"--Page 4 of cover
  • "Alzheimers; stroke; dementia; brain injury; mental illness; developmental delay"--Page 4 of cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 225) and index
Contents
Starting down the decision making path -- Learning the tools. The decision making framework ; The best interest standard ; The shared decision making model ; The sliding scale for decision making ; The assent tool ; How these tools work together -- Using the tools in real life. Applying your new skills to real-life decisions ; When our hearts get in the way ; Making the medical decisions ; Other questions to consider when making medical decisions ; Quality of life and personal values -- The end of life. Making the most difficult decisions at the end of life ; The big picture
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
234 p.
Isbn
9781608320417
Lccn
2010922760
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)500822388
  • (OCoLC)ocn500822388
  • 782148

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