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The death of a baby in the infant special care unit.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9653445     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We are learning about the meaning of the death of an infant, and its impact on the family. We are becoming aware that by being there, health care staff become important in how the life-long process of grieving will get started. Educational and supportive practices for staff and programs for bereaved family members that set the stage for healthy grieving are difficult but valuable in the work of neonatal intensive care.
L Frischer
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pediatric clinics of North America     Volume:  45     ISSN:  0031-3955     ISO Abbreviation:  Pediatr. Clin. North Am.     Publication Date:  1998 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1998-07-16     Completed Date:  1998-07-16     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0401126     Medline TA:  Pediatr Clin North Am     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  691-9     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Department of Pediatrics, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston Hospital, Illinois, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Adaptation, Psychological
Aftercare / organization & administration
Attitude to Death
Health Services Needs and Demand
Infant, Newborn
Intensive Care, Neonatal / psychology*
Parents / psychology*
Patient Care Team / organization & administration
Professional-Family Relations

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