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Rethinking suffering in palliative care

Nyatanga, Brian (2020) Rethinking suffering in palliative care. British Journal of Community Nursing, 25 (11). p. 567. ISSN Print: 1462-4753 Online: 2052-2215

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The article discusses the concept of suffering in palliative care in Great Britain. Also cited are the different perspectives on suffering by healthcare professionals like doctors, nurses and psychotherapists, the diverse approaches or strategies to manage or prevent suffering, as well as the dilemmas they faced on the issue of postponing death of patients in palliative care.

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Uncontrolled Discrete Keywords: palliative care, suffering, Great Britain, postponing death
Divisions: College of Health, Life and Environmental Sciences > School of Nursing and Midwifery
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Depositing User: Brian Nyatanga
Date Deposited: 18 Nov 2020 11:46
Last Modified: 07 Dec 2020 17:14

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