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Palliative Care Perspectives : Chapter 1: Death and Dying in Modern Times

About Death
Hospice Care - Early History
Palliative Care and Palliative Medicine
The Relationship Between Hospice and Palliative Care
Recent History
The Future
References for Chapter 1

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Palliative Care Perspectives

James L. Hallenbeck, M.D.

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Copyright 2003 by Oxford University Press, Inc.

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