TITLE

Spiritual support improves well-being at end of life

PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Hospice Management Advisor;Feb2010, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information about the need to fulfill the spiritual needs of the terminally ill cancer patients. According to a research at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, Massachusetts, fulfilling the religious and spiritual needs of these patients helps them to have a better quality of life near death. It states that the medical staff which supported their patient's spiritual needs were likely to transition to hospice care at the end of life.
ACCESSION #
48158361

 

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