When the Patient Dies: A Survey of Medical Housestaff about Care after Death

Ferris, Timothy G.G.; Hallward, J. Anne; Ronan, Larry; Billings, J. Andrew
September 1998
Journal of Palliative Medicine;Fall1998, Vol. 1 Issue 3, p231
Academic Journal
Presents information on a survey which determines the exposure of medical house staff to the tasks of care after the death of a patient in the hospital. Tasks performed after the death of a patient; Topics covered on several medical literature which focus on the tasks performed after a death; Medical determinants of death; Problems faced by housestaffs in performing tasks after the death of a patient.


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