Intensive Spiritual Care

Johnson, Tiesha D.
December 2005
Critical Care Nurse;Dec2005, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p20
Academic Journal
Presents the author's experience in nursing a 48-year-old Laotian woman who was admitted in an intensive care unit due to a vehicular accident. Difficulties faced in relation to the language barrier and cultural differences of stabilizing the patient's physical condition; Buddhist practices implemented in the critical care of the patient; Lessons learned in spiritual care.


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