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Paradoxes of Death and Dying

Nyatanga, Brian (2019) Paradoxes of Death and Dying. British Journal of Community Nursing, 24 (5). p. 243. ISSN Print: 1462-4753 Online: 2052-2215

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The article discusses certain ironies and paradoxes to consider to achieve the goal of making death and dying easier for all concerned. Topics mentioned include the challenge of caring for dying patients, the role of community nurses to support the bereaved who oscillate between their grief and pursuing daily life interests, and the importance of allowing the bereaved to find their own order.

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Uncontrolled Discrete Keywords: dying patients, the role of community nurses, support, psychosocial, bereavement, grief
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: 22 May 2019 08:27
Last Modified: 17 Jun 2020 17:29

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