TITLE

Does doctors' own fear of dying hinder palliative care?

AUTHOR(S)
Lowry, Fran
PUB. DATE
August 1997
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;08/01/97, Vol. 157 Issue 3, p301
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the human existential fear of death that Balfour Mount, a palliative care medical specialist at McGill University in Canada, believes is one factor preventing health care systems from providing compassionate care to terminally ill patients.
ACCESSION #
9708080938

 

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