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Loss, Grief and Bereavement: An Inescapable Link in Palliative Care

Nyatanga, Brian (2018) Loss, Grief and Bereavement: An Inescapable Link in Palliative Care. British Journal of Community Nursing, 23 (2). p. 70. ISSN Print: 1462-4753 Online: 2052-2215

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The article explores how community nurses can support the bereaved, focusing on the emotions of loss and grief. Particular focus is given to an examination of Dobbie Graie, a man who lost his wife after knowing her for 39 years, and his experiences with bereavement. Additional topics discussed include attachment bonds, the dual process model for bereavement and advice on how people can manage their loss.

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Uncontrolled Discrete Keywords: death, bereavement, palliative care, loss, grief, attachment bonds, community nurses
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: 13 Jul 2018 14:00
Last Modified: 17 Jun 2020 17:23

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