TITLE

Caring for dying patients can be a satisfying experience

AUTHOR(S)
McGrath, Pam; Kearsley, John
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/8/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 2, p169
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article, the authors discuss aspects on the study of S. Sinclair on the satisfying experience that doctors can get from caring for dying patients. The authors say that Sinclair's study challenges negative concepts on health professionals' experience on terminal care. Moreover, they mention related studies which support Sinclair's study including a survey conducted by Redinbaugh and colleagues which shows that majority of 188 doctors interviewed reported to have satisfying experience in terminal care. INSET: KEY POINTS.
ACCESSION #
58639008

 

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