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The Resource My mother, your mother : embracing "slow medicine" - the compassionate approach to caring for your aging loved ones, Dennis McCullough

My mother, your mother : embracing "slow medicine" - the compassionate approach to caring for your aging loved ones, Dennis McCullough

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My mother, your mother : embracing "slow medicine" - the compassionate approach to caring for your aging loved ones
Title
My mother, your mother
Title remainder
embracing "slow medicine" - the compassionate approach to caring for your aging loved ones
Statement of responsibility
Dennis McCullough
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Counsels baby boomers on caring for aging parents through their final years, addressing the negative aspects of intensive care, discussing the pros and cons of alternative therapies, and sharing advice about the challenges of overseeing a parent's death
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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McCullough, Dennis M
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1063.6
LC item number
M367 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aging parents
  • Aging parents
  • Aging parents
  • Adult children of aging parents
Label
My mother, your mother : embracing "slow medicine" - the compassionate approach to caring for your aging loved ones, Dennis McCullough
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-245), filmographies (p [231]-233) and index
Contents
First things : the foundations of a new family understanding -- The eight stages of late life -- Station 1: Stability : "Everything is just fine dear."--Mom -- Station 2: Compromise : "Mom's having a little problem."--Dad -- Station 3: Crisis : "I can't believe she's in the hospital."--Sister -- Station 4: Recovery : "She'll be with us for a while."--Rehabilitation nurse -- Station 5: Decline : "We can't expect much more."-- Visiting nurse -- Station 6: Prelude to dying : "I sense a change in her spirit."--Nurse in long-term care -- Station 7: Death : "You'd better come now."--Hospice nurse -- Station 8: Grieving/legacy : "We did the right things..."--Brother -- Epilogue -- Slow medicine websites -- Slow medicine reading -- Slow medicine cinema
Control code
ocn232977574
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 263 p.
Isbn
9780061243035
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1299830
  • (OCoLC)232977574
Label
My mother, your mother : embracing "slow medicine" - the compassionate approach to caring for your aging loved ones, Dennis McCullough
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-245), filmographies (p [231]-233) and index
Contents
First things : the foundations of a new family understanding -- The eight stages of late life -- Station 1: Stability : "Everything is just fine dear."--Mom -- Station 2: Compromise : "Mom's having a little problem."--Dad -- Station 3: Crisis : "I can't believe she's in the hospital."--Sister -- Station 4: Recovery : "She'll be with us for a while."--Rehabilitation nurse -- Station 5: Decline : "We can't expect much more."-- Visiting nurse -- Station 6: Prelude to dying : "I sense a change in her spirit."--Nurse in long-term care -- Station 7: Death : "You'd better come now."--Hospice nurse -- Station 8: Grieving/legacy : "We did the right things..."--Brother -- Epilogue -- Slow medicine websites -- Slow medicine reading -- Slow medicine cinema
Control code
ocn232977574
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 263 p.
Isbn
9780061243035
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1299830
  • (OCoLC)232977574

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