TITLE

The (un)-definitive time of death

AUTHOR(S)
Lapum, Jennifer
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/6/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 12, p1750
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
21062889

 

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