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Hospice/palliative care training for physicians

Porter Storey

Hospice/palliative care training for physicians

a self-study program

by Porter Storey

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Published by Mary Ann Liebert in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Palliative treatment -- Programmed instruction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPorter Storey, Carol F. Knight.
    GenreProgrammed instruction.
    ContributionsKnight, Carol F., Reiter, Gary S., Alexander, Carla S., Reiter, Gary S.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR726.8 .R435 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. <1, 3-7 > ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3701607M
    ISBN 100913113263, 091311328X, 0913113298, 0913113301, 091311331X
    LC Control Number2003267996

    The robust palliative care program there consisted of three full-time palliative medicine physicians, a full-time hospice director, three part-time physicians, three full-time nurse practitioners, additional nurses and other support staff.


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