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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 Keywords: adolescent, attitude to death, child, child parent relation, family, human, infant, palliative therapy
Subjects: R Medicine > RT Nursing
Divisions: Academic Departments > Institute of Health and Society
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Depositing User: Brian Nyatanga
Date Deposited: 25 Jul 2018 11:24
Last Modified: 25 Jul 2018 11:24

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