TITLE

The Family Room

AUTHOR(S)
Lipsman, Nir
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/30/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 3, p354
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the importance of family rooms in hospitals adjacent to intensive care units, operating rooms and emergency departments. According to the author, a family room is a place where the family members come to know about the bad news of the patient. The learning experience of the author about the difficult situations of the family members at the room is presented. The author also states that the role of the physician would be best exemplified in the room.
ACCESSION #
23762264

 

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