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Palliative and End of Life Care

This guide will help you in researching topics related to the nurse-client relational partnership in the context of the experience of life-threatening illness and end of life care.

Open Textbooks (OER)

Palliative nursing students: 

Please note that some of these resources may come from US or international sources and the content may not be congruent with clinical practice guidelines in Canada. These are supplemental resources and are not meant to replace your required textbook or readings. 

This page focuses on Open Textbooks published under an open license, such as Creative Commons for this subject area. “OER” stands for Open Educational Resource and can be used freely and without permission. Check out the Library's OER page for more information

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