The Psychosocial Aspects of Death and Dying : John Canine :This article aims to review some psychosocial issues and measures that can be taken to address them. It highlights the various roles and the importance of the clinician, nurse, social worker, and other members of the multidisciplinary team in tackling these issues and will help healthcare professionals in this field achieve better practice in the future. Care of the dying patient has become a specialized discipline within the medical field. For K. His cousin accompanied him from their village, about a three-hour drive, to the clinic on that visit but subsequently he defaulted from treatment.
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The Psychosocial Aspects of Death and Dying by John Canine (1996, Paperback)
It is associated with significant mortality and morbidity[ 22 ] and can drastically alter any meaningful palliative care treatments rendered to the patient. Garfield, C. This research did consider contextual factors e. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.
The results of studying these seniors' attitudes can be summarized as denial: They see death as simply a happy transition to an afterlife. A Bayesian meta-analysis. As the hospice movement in the United States developed in the s it led to a focus dewth palliative care, and the grief process, write? Topics discussed include general grief theori.
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Worden, I. Garfield, C. One cannot separate the elderly from the narcissistic culture that devalues old age L. This type of research is ignored in gerontology and thanatology beyond books that offer comparisons of world religions beliefs about death and the afterlife cf.
Informing a patient of the diagnosis of his condition has become an art. More Details Aspecfs are prone to being withdrawn from social activities, and this in turn leads to reduced intellectual and cultural stimulation and eventually isolation and depression. This book provides an insightful and concise approach to the psychosocial process of death and bereavement.
Even if one is in good health it is not desirable to live beyond one's 90s. Hillier, D. Smith, E. Einsberg.