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Children: A Protected Species in Palliative Care

Nyatanga, Brian (2016) Children: A Protected Species in Palliative Care. British Journal of Community Nursing, 21 (1). p. 55. ISSN 1462-4753 Online: 2052-2215

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The article discusses the study on the exclusion of children from death and dying by the help of life style and medical advances. Topics discussed include the community nurses meets families like, those who are not comfortable talking about death themselves, let alone introduce it to their children, creating a distortion of death and dying for children, and concept of family in palliative care is arguably wider.

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Uncontrolled Discrete Keywords: adolescent, attitude to death, child, child parent relation, family, human, infant, palliative therapy
Subjects: R Medicine > RT Nursing
Divisions: College of Health, Life and Environmental Sciences > School of Nursing and Midwifery
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Depositing User: Brian Nyatanga
Date Deposited: 25 Jul 2018 11:24
Last Modified: 17 Jun 2020 17:23

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