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To die or not to die.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16582704     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This article presents the author's personal reflections and experiences in providing case management for patients with end-of-life issues. Through case examples and practical guidelines, the reader will gain an insight into dealing with terminal states in the acute care setting. References were drawn from recent literature on the subject, and were the stimulus to this piece.
Authors:
Susan Wisser
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Lippincott's case management : managing the process of patient care     Volume:  11     ISSN:  1529-7764     ISO Abbreviation:  Lippincotts Case Manag     Publication Date:    2006 Mar-Apr
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2006-04-03     Completed Date:  2006-06-12     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100961551     Medline TA:  Lippincotts Case Manag     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  107-10     Citation Subset:  N    
Affiliation:
Sparrow Hospital, Lansing, MI, USA. wiser@msu.edu
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Advance Care Planning / ethics,  organization & administration*
Aged
Attitude of Health Personnel
Attitude to Health
Case Management / ethics,  organization & administration*
Decision Making / ethics
Dissent and Disputes
Family / psychology
Female
Humans
Male
Nurse's Role / psychology
Proxy / psychology
Terminal Care / ethics,  organization & administration*,  psychology

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