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Dying at home with cancer

Patricia H. Kennedy

Dying at home with cancer

by Patricia H. Kennedy

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Published by Thomas in Springfield, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cancer -- Patients -- Home care.,
  • Terminal care.,
  • Right to die.,
  • Death.,
  • Terminal care -- Methods.,
  • Home nursing.,
  • Neoplasms -- Nursing.,
  • Attitude to death.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Patricia H. Kennedy.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC262 .K394
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 106 p. ;
    Number of Pages106
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4268524M
    ISBN 10039804628X
    LC Control Number81014563
    OCLC/WorldCa7812383

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