Books: Caregivers

Medical Reference

Moses, Bates D. MD, Tarascon Palliative Medicine Pocketbook. Jones & Bartlett Learning, 2014

Yennurajalingam, Sriram. MD, and Bruera, Eduardo MD, Oxford American Handbook of Hospice and Palliative Medicine and Supportive Care. Oxford University Press, 2016

Palliative Care and Ethics. Edited by Timothy E. Quill and Franklin G. Miller, Oxford University Press, 2014

Prescription for the Future: The Twelve Transformational Practices of Highly Effective Medical Organizations. Ezekiel J. Emanuel, PublicAffairs, 2017

Caregiver Information

Love, Honor, & Value: A Family Caregiver Speaks Out about the Choices and Challenges of Caregiving. Suzanne Geffen Mintz, Capital Books, Inc., 2002

Passages in Caregiving: Turning Chaos into Confidence. Gail Sheehy, William Morrow, 2010, First Harper paperback published 2011

The Caregiving Wife’s Handbook. Diana B. Denholm, Ph.D., LMHC, Hunter House Publications, 2012

A Family Caregiver Speaks Up. It Doesn’t Have to Be This Hard. Suzanne Geffen Mintz, Capital Books, Inc., 2007

Personal Accounts

Being Mortal. Atul Gawande, Metropolitan Books, 2014

When Breath Becomes Air. Paul Kalanithi, Random House, 2016

Can’t we talk about something more pleasant?: A Memoir. Roz Chast, Bloomsbury USA, 2016


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