The burden and blessing of mortality
- How to Break Bad News: A Guide for Health Care Professionals. Crowther, Edward R. // Journal of the Canadian Chiropractic Association;Jun93, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p121
No abstract available.
- How We Die. Sherman, Ray // Journal of the Canadian Chiropractic Association;Dec94, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p241
No abstract available.
- Healthy death. Smith, Douglas C.; Maher, Michael F. // Counseling & Values;Oct91, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p42
Explores the concept of healthy death. Review of literature on the subject of death and dying; Adaptation to death and coping with death; Definition of healthy death.
- Reexamining death. Emanuel, Linda L. // Hastings Center Report;Jul/Aug95, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p27
Discusses the asymptotic model and bounded zone definition of death. Traditional model of life and death; Defining the zone of life cessation; Policy issue on how to document the end of life.
- A memorable patient. Carter, Frances // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);1/7/95, Vol. 310 Issue 6971, p26
Deals with the author's ten-minute discussion with a 91-year-old man considering his death. Description of the ex-banker-patient; Beginning the consultation by telling him he could only be spared a few minutes; Examinations made.
- Forteana. Sieveking, P. // New Statesman & Society;10/18/91, Vol. 4 Issue 173, p47
Recounts several true stories of individuals who have died in an unusual manner, suffering from twists of fate. Focuses on some who escaped from one danger only to be killed by another.
- Getting into death. // New Statesman & Society;12/20/91-12/27/91, Vol. 4 Issue 182/183, Supplement p45
Reprints an article from the 1969 Christmas issue of `New Statesman,' by Malcolm Muggeridge. Thoughts on death and his near approach to it; Comments on euthanasia, abortion and the Pill; Reflections on Christmas road accidents; Ideas on the present Labour government.
- Backchat. Hayes, S. // New Statesman & Society;4/10/92, Vol. 5 Issue 197, p47
Reflects on the issues of death and love. Recent death of the author's father; Impending death of her mother; Praise for Desiree Washington, who refused to be a nameless victim of boxer Mike Tyson; Additional praise for Anita Hill, who spoke out against Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas;...
- Death by default. // Psychology Today;Jul/Aug93, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p10
Offers some slightly reassuring news for those concerned about being kept alive by gadgetry inappropriately prolonging life. New national survey of doctors and nurses who treat dying patients reveals that they do not endorse `overly burdensome' care to patients nearing the end; Reported in the...