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The use of the genogram in palliative care

Liossi, C., Hatira, P. and Mystakidou, K. (1997) The use of the genogram in palliative care Palliative Medicine, 11, (6), pp. 455-461.

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A genogram is a format for drawing a family tree that records information about family members and their relationships over at least three generations. The genogram has been widely promoted as a useful tool for gathering, recording and displaying family information in order to practice family-oriented health care. We present a format for constructing the genogram and to outline the principles underlying its interpretation and application in clinical practice, so as to facilitate its use by physicians, nurses, psychologists, family therapists, and other professionals working with families in palliative care. Finally, the future potential of the genogram as a research and clinical tool in palliative care is discussed

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Published date: 1997


Local EPrints ID: 45043
ISSN: 0269-2163
PURE UUID: dab34c52-2c76-41b3-92d9-ebdf75311802

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Date deposited: 26 Mar 2007
Last modified: 17 Jul 2017 15:13

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Author: C. Liossi
Author: P. Hatira
Author: K. Mystakidou

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