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Cicely Saunders : selected writings 1958-2004

Author: Cicely M Saunders; David Clark
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012.
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Recognising the unmet needs of dying patients in hospital, Dame Cicely established St Christopher's Hospice and, with others, conceived of a comprehensive approach to dealing with the variety of  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cicely M Saunders; David Clark
ISBN: 9780198570530 0198570538
OCLC Number: 955598281
Description: XXVIII, 300 p. : il. ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. Saunders, C. (1958) 'Dying of Cancer'. St Thomas's Hospital Gazette, 56 (2), 37-47 ; 2. Saunders, C. (1959a) 'Should a Patient Know...?' Nursing Times October 16, 994-995 ; 3. Saunders, C. (1959b) 'When a Patient is Dying'. Nursing Times November 13, 1129-1130 ; 4. Saunders, C. (1960) 'The Management of Patients in the Terminal Stage'. In R. Raven ed. Cancer, Vol. 6. London: Butterworth and Company, 403-17 ; 5. Saunders, C. (1961a) 'And From Sudden Death... '. Frontier, Winter ; 6. Saunders, C. (1961b) 'A Patient...' . Nursing Times (31 March), 394-97 ; 7. Saunders, C. (1961c) 'The Care of the Dying'. Better Health (May), 18-20 ; 8. Saunders, C. (1961d) Terminal illness. Proceedings of Health Congress, Royal Society of Health, Symposium on 'Teaching, an Aspect of Home Care', Blackpool 24-28 April. London: Royal Society of Health, 112-14 ; 9. Saunders, C. (1962) 'Working at St Joseph's Hospice, Hackney'. Annual Report of St Vincent's, Dublin, 37-39 ; 10. Saunders, C. (1963a) 'The Treatment of Intractable Pain in Terminal Cancer'. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine 56 (3) March, 195-97, (Section of Surgery, 5-7) ; 11. Saunders, C. (1963b) Letter 21 September 'Distress in Dying'. British Medical Journal, Vol. 2, July-December, 746 ; 12. Saunders, C. (1964a) Review of F. Sauerbruch and H. Wenke eds. (1963), 'Pain: Its Meaning and Significance', translated by Edward Fitzgerald. Medical News (10 July), 16-17 ; 13. Saunders, C. (1964b) 'The Need for Institutional Care for the Patient with Advanced Cancer'. Anniversary Volume, Cancer Institute, Madras, 1-8 ; 14. Saunders, C. (1965) 'The Last Stages of Life'. American Journal of Nursing, 65 (3), 70-75 ; 15. Saunders, C. (1966) 'The Last Frontier'. Frontier, Autumn, 183-86 ; 16. Saunders, C. (1967a) The Management of Terminal Illness. London: Hospital Medicine, 1-29 ; 17. Saunders, C. (1967b) 'St Christopher's Hospice'. British Hospital Journal and Social Service Review, Vol. 77, 2127-30 ; 18. Saunders C. (1970) 'Training for the Practice of Clinical Gerontology: The Role of Social Medicine'. Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology, 5, 72-78 ; 19. Saunders C. (1973-4) 'A Place to Die'. Crux, 11 (3), 24-27 ; 20. Saunders C. (1975) 'Dimensions of Death'. In M. A. H. Melinsky ed. Religion and Medicine. London: S. C. M., 113-16 ; 21. Saunders C. (July 1, 1976) 'The Problem of Euthanasia'. Care of the Dying - 1. Nursing Times, 72 (26), 1003-5 ; 22. Saunders C. (1978a) 'Appropriate Treatment, Appropriate Death'. In C. Saunders ed. The Management of Terminal Disease, 1st edition. London: Edward Arnold, 1-9 ; 23. Saunders C. (1978b) 'The Philosophy of Terminal Care'. In C. Saunders ed. The Management of Terminal Disease, 1st edition. London: Edward Arnold, 193-202 ; 24. Saunders, C. (1981a) Templeton Prize Speech at Guildhall Ceremony (May), 1-15. Unpublished ; 25. Saunders C. (1981b) 'Current Views on Pain Relief and Terminal Care'. In M. Swerdlow ed. The Therapy of Pain. Lancaster: MTP Press, 215-41 ; 26. Walsh T. D and C. Saunders (1984a) Letter 'Heroin and Morphine in Advanced Cancer'. New England Journal of Medicine, 310 (9), 599 ; 27. Saunders C. (1984b) 'Pain and Impending Death'. In P. Wall and R. Melzack eds. Textbook of Pain. Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone, 472-78 ; 28. Saunders C. (1984c) 'On Dying Well'. Cambridge Review (February 27), 49-52 ; 29. Saunders C. (1984d) Letter 'Evaluation of Hospice Activities'. Journal of Chronic Disease, 37 (11) 871 ; 30. Saunders C. (1986a) 'The Modern Hospice'. In F. S. Wald ed. In Quest of the Spiritual Component of Care for the Terminally Ill: Proceedings of a Colloquium. Yale: Yale University School of Nursing, 41-48 ; 31. Saunders, C. (1986b) Foreword. In N. Autton Pain: An Exploration. London: Darton, Longman and Todd, ix-x ; 32. Saunders, C. (1988a) 'Spiritual pain'. Journal of Palliative Care, 4 (3), 29-32 ; 33. Saunders, C. (1988b) Hospice - A Meeting Place for Religion and Science, 1-13. Unpublished in English ; 34. Saunders, C. (1992a) Letter [on Alfred Worcester]. American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Care (July/August), 2 ; 35. Saunders, C. (1992b) 'Voluntary Euthanasia' (editorial). Palliative Medicine, 6 (1), 1-5 ; 36. Saunders, C (1997) Foreword. In M. Kearney Mortally Wounded: Stories of Soul Pain, Death and Healing. Dublin: Marino, 11-12 ; 37. Saunders, C. (1998a) 'Why I Welcome TV Cameras at the Death Bed'. Daily Mail, Friday, 20 March ; 38. Saunders, C. (1998b) Foreword. In D. Oliviere, R. Hargreaves and B. Monroe Good Practices in Palliative Care: A Psychosocial Perspective. Aldershot: Ashgate, ix-x ; 39. Saunders C. (1999) 'Origins: International Perspectives, Then and Now'. The Hospice Journal 14 (3/4) 1-7 ; 40. Saunders C. (2000) 'The Evolution of Palliative Care'. Patient Education and Counseling 41, 7-13 ; 41. Saunders C. (2003a) 'A Voice for the Voiceless'. In B. Monroe, D. Oliviere eds. Patient Participation in Palliative Care. A Voice for the Voiceless. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 3-8 ; 42. Saunders C. (2003b) 'The Evolution of Palliative Care'. The Pharos. 4-7 ; 43. Saunders, C (2004) 'Foreword'. In D. Doyle, G Hanks, Nathan Cherny and K Calman, Oxford Textbook of Palliative Medicine 3/e. Oxford: Oxford University Press, xvii-xx ; 44. Saunders C. (2004) Introduction. In N. Sykes, P. Edmonds and J. Wiles eds. Management of Advanced Disease. Hodder Arnold 3-8
Responsibility: Cicely Saunders ; with an introduction by David Clark.


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This is a fitting memorial to the work of Cicely Saunders and will appeal to anyone with an interest in the history and practice of palliative care. * Hospice Information * It is a remarkable series Read more...

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