TITLE

Do home deaths increase distress in bereavement?

AUTHOR(S)
Addington-Hall, J.; Karlsen, S.
PUB. DATE
March 2000
SOURCE
Palliative Medicine;Mar2000, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p161
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
3113318

 

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