The (un)-definitive time of death

Lapum, Jennifer
June 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/6/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 12, p1750
Academic Journal
Presents the author's professional experiences as a nurse about the death of her patients. Experiences of death of patients which she remembers vividly; Description of the emotion she felt witnessing the death of her patients; Importance for nurses to learn how to deal with emotional aspects of witnessing their patients' death; View of author Gila Strauch about the importance of the sense of adequacy in nurses.


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