TITLE

The progress of awareness and acceptance of dying assessed in cancer patients and their caring relatives

AUTHOR(S)
Hinton, John
PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
Palliative Medicine;1999, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Assesses the awareness and acceptance of dying by semistructured interviews in a randomized sample of 76 hospice cancer patients and caring relatives. Progress of awareness in individuals; Demographic and illness features associated with levels of awareness; Link of anxiety and depression to the degree of awareness of dying.
ACCESSION #
1588091

 

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