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9781478917410

At peace : choosing a good death after a long life

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"At Peace outlines specific active and passive steps that older patients and their health care proxies can take to insure loved ones pass their last days comfortably at home and/or in hospice, when further aggressive care is inappropriate. Informed by more than thirty years of clinical practice, Dr. Harrington came to understand that the American health care system wasn't designed to treat the aging population with care and compassion. His work as a hospice trustee and later as a hospital trustee informed his passion for helping patients make appropriate end-of-life decisions"--

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Honeoye Public Library 616.02 (Text)
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Macedon Public Library 616.02 HAR (Text)
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Naples Library 616.029 HARRINGT (Text)
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1001 . ‡aHarrington, Samuel ‡c(Physician), ‡eauthor.
24510. ‡aAt peace : ‡bchoosing a good death after a long life / ‡cSamuel Harrington, MD.
250 . ‡aFirst edition.
264 1. ‡aNew York : ‡bGrand Central Life & Style, ‡c2018.
300 . ‡axix, 282 pages : ‡billustrations ; ‡c22 cm
336 . ‡atext ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡2rdacarrier
504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references (pages 257-274) and index.
520 . ‡a"At Peace outlines specific active and passive steps that older patients and their health care proxies can take to insure loved ones pass their last days comfortably at home and/or in hospice, when further aggressive care is inappropriate. Informed by more than thirty years of clinical practice, Dr. Harrington came to understand that the American health care system wasn't designed to treat the aging population with care and compassion. His work as a hospice trustee and later as a hospital trustee informed his passion for helping patients make appropriate end-of-life decisions"-- ‡cProvided by publisher.
650 0. ‡aTerminal care ‡vPopular works.
650 0. ‡aTerminally ill ‡vPopular works.
650 0. ‡aGeriatrics ‡vPopular works.
650 7. ‡aSELF-HELP / Death, Grief, Bereavement. ‡2bisacsh.
650 7. ‡aSELF-HELP / Aging. ‡2bisacsh.
650 7. ‡aMEDICAL / Geriatrics. ‡2bisacsh.
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