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Barriers and accident prevention

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Hollnagel, Erik. London UK: Routledge , 2016. (Book)
Call No.
WA 250 H774 2016
Location
RIH Library
Author
Hollnagel, Erik
Place
London UK
Publisher
Routledge
Pub Date
2016
Physical Description
xvi, 226 p. : ill.
Format
Book
Subject
Accident Prevention
Occupational Health
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
9781138247352
Call No.
WA 250 H774 2016
Location
RIH Library
Loan Policy
21 days
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Being mortal: medicine and what matters in the end

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Gawande, Atul. New York NY: Doubleday Canada , 2014. (Book)
Call No.
WB 130 G284 2014
Location
RIH Library
VJH Library
Author
Gawande, Atul
Place
New York NY
Publisher
Doubleday Canada
Pub Date
2014
Physical Description
282 p.
Format
Book
Subject
Terminal Care
Palliative Care
Quality of Life
Ethics, Medical
Interesting Reads
Abstract
Medicine has triumphed in modern times, transforming birth, injury, and infectious disease from harrowing to manageable. But in the inevitable condition of aging and death, the goals of medicine seem too frequently to run counter to the interest of the human spirit. Nursing homes, preoccupied with safety, pin patients into railed beds and wheelchairs. Hospitals isolate the dying, checking for vital signs long after the goals of cure have become moot. Doctors, committed to extending life, continue to carry out devastating procedures that in the end extend suffering. Gawande, a practicing surgeon, addresses his profession's ultimate limitation, arguing that quality of life is the desired goal for patients and families. Gawande offers examples of freer, more socially fulfilling models for assisting the infirm and dependent elderly, and he explores the varieties of hospice care to demonstrate that a person's last weeks or months may be rich and dignified.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN
9780385677004
Call No.
WB 130 G284 2014
Location
RIH Library
VJH Library
Loan Policy
21 days
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Being mortal: medicine and what matters in the end

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Gawande, Atul. Toronto ON: Anchor Canada , 2014. (Book)
Call No.
WB 130 G284 2014
Location
RIH Library
Author
Gawande, Atul
Place
Toronto ON
Publisher
Anchor Canada
Pub Date
2014
Physical Description
282 p.
Format
Book
Subject
Terminal Care
Palliative Care
Quality of Life
Ethics, Medical
Interesting Reads
Abstract
Medicine has triumphed in modern times, transforming birth, injury, and infectious disease from harrowing to manageable. But in the inevitable condition of aging and death, the goals of medicine seem too frequently to run counter to the interest of the human spirit. Nursing homes, preoccupied with safety, pin patients into railed beds and wheelchairs. Hospitals isolate the dying, checking for vital signs long after the goals of cure have become moot. Doctors, committed to extending life, continue to carry out devastating procedures that in the end extend suffering. Gawande, a practicing surgeon, addresses his profession's ultimate limitation, arguing that quality of life is the desired goal for patients and families. Gawande offers examples of freer, more socially fulfilling models for assisting the infirm and dependent elderly, and he explores the varieties of hospice care to demonstrate that a person's last weeks or months may be rich and dignified.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN
9780385677028
Call No.
WB 130 G284 2014
Location
RIH Library
Loan Policy
21 days
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B is for balance: 12 steps toward a more balanced life at home and at work

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Weinstein, Sharon M. Indianapolis IN: Sigma Theta Tau International , 2015. 2nd ed. (Book)
Call No.
WY 87 W423 2015
Location
KGH Library Wellness
Author
Weinstein, Sharon M
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Indianapolis IN
Publisher
Sigma Theta Tau International
Pub Date
2015
Physical Description
xxi, 311 p. : ill.
Format
Book
Subject
Nurses
Burnout, Professional
Nurse's Role
Quality of Life
Workload
Wellness
Notes
Includes index.
ISBN
9781938835841
Call No.
WY 87 W423 2015
Location
KGH Library Wellness
Loan Policy
21 days
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Compassion fatigue and burnout in nursing: enhancing professional quality of life

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Author
Todaro-Franceschi, Vidette
Publisher
Springer
Pub Date
2013
Physical Description
Online book
Format
E-book
Subject
Philosophy, Nursing
Empathy
Burnout, Professional
Quality of Life
Notes
EBSCO eBook Nursing Collection
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&authtype=ip,uid&custid=s8941554&profile=ehost&db=nlebk&scope=site&AN=485649
ISBN
9780826109781
Location
Online
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Life happens: living a healthy life despite a chronic illness

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Brisebois, Nathalie. Bloomington IN: iUniverse , 2013. (Book)
Call No.
WT 500 B757 2013
Location
KGH Library Wellness
Author
Brisebois, Nathalie
Place
Bloomington IN
Publisher
iUniverse
Pub Date
2013
Physical Description
xiii, 98 p.
Format
Book
Subject
Chronic Disease
Quality of Life
Wellness
Notes
Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN
9781475972474
Call No.
WT 500 B757 2013
Location
KGH Library Wellness
Loan Policy
21 days
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Living well with chronic illness: a practical and spiritual guide

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Cheu, Richard. Indianapolis IN: Dog Ear , 2013. (Book)
Call No.
WT 500 C54 2013
Location
KGH Library Wellness
Author
Cheu, Richard
Place
Indianapolis IN
Publisher
Dog Ear
Pub Date
2013
Physical Description
xvii, 218 p.
Format
Book
Subject
Chronic Disease
Quality of Life
Wellness
Notes
Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN
9781457513435
Call No.
WT 500 C54 2013
Location
KGH Library Wellness
Loan Policy
21 days
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Nursing case studies on improving health-related quality of life in older adults

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Kazer, Meredith Wallace, ed, Murphy, Kathy, ed. Springer , 2015. (E-book)
Location
Online
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&authtype=ip,uid&custid=s8941554&profile=ehost&db=nlebk&scope=site&AN=981900
Author
Kazer, Meredith Wallace, ed
Murphy, Kathy, ed
Publisher
Springer
Pub Date
2015
Physical Description
Online book
Format
E-book
Subject
Geriatric Nursing
Quality of Life
Case Reports
Notes
EBSCO eBook Nursing Collection
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&authtype=ip,uid&custid=s8941554&profile=ehost&db=nlebk&scope=site&AN=981900
ISBN
9780826127044
Location
Online
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Nursing case studies on improving health-related quality of life in older adults

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Kazer, Meredith Wallace, ed, Murphy, Kathy, ed. New York NY: Springer , 2015. (Book)
Call No.
WY 152 N974 2015
Location
KGH Library
Author
Kazer, Meredith Wallace, ed
Murphy, Kathy, ed
Place
New York NY
Publisher
Springer
Pub Date
2015
Physical Description
xviii, 444 p. ; pbk.
Format
Book
Subject
Geriatric Nursing
Quality of Life
Case Reports
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
9780826127037
Call No.
WY 152 N974 2015
Location
KGH Library
Loan Policy
21 days
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