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Rehabilitation in end-of-life management.

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PURPOSE OF REVIEW: Loss of ability to manage daily activities is source of significant distress for palliative patients. In the context of end-of-life care, rehabilitation contributes to patients' sense of autonomy, self-worth, and social participation. The present article provides an overview of recent advances in rehabilitation in end-of-life management, drawing on papers published during 2009. RECENT FINDINGS: Palliative patients have rehabilitation needs including difficulties with activ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Experimental Medicine Division,
Role:
Author
Journal:
Current opinion in supportive and palliative care
Volume:
4
Issue:
3
Pages:
158-162
Publication date:
2010-09-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1751-4266
ISSN:
1751-4258
URN:
uuid:b0b1b0ec-3df8-49d0-b9e2-41db6bdbe1b9
Source identifiers:
66513
Local pid:
pubs:66513

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