Do home deaths increase distress in bereavement?

Addington-Hall, J.; Karlsen, S.
March 2000
Palliative Medicine;Mar2000, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p161
Academic Journal
Examines the influence of home deaths on the bereavement outcomes of surviving family members. Comparison of the bereavement outcomes between patients who had died at home with those who died elsewhere; Evidence of higher levels of psychological distress on bereavement respondents in the home-death group; Factors contributing to an increased and more long-lasting distress in bereavement.


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