The Resource End of Life : Nursing Solutions for Death with Dignity

End of Life : Nursing Solutions for Death with Dignity

Label
End of Life : Nursing Solutions for Death with Dignity
Title
End of Life
Title remainder
Nursing Solutions for Death with Dignity
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This professional clinical guide presents nursing administrators and critical care nurses in acute care agencies, nursing homes, and hospice and palliative care settings with detailed implementation strategies for accommodating dying persons and their loved ones as they make the transition from physical life. Written by nurses for nurses, the text promotes compassionate end-of-life care and provides a roadmap to changing the death experience of patients and their families into one that is peaceful, personal, and dignified. Experienced and respected nursing professionals Drs. Lynn Keegan and Carole Ann Drick have designed a text that encourages deep self-reflection and asks readers rethink the question of where and how terminally ill patients experience dying and death. Published in partnership with the Watson Science Caring Institute, this unique resource:.: Advocates the use Golden Rooms or Golden Room Centers, which are designated spaces that facilitate a private, safe, and dignified place for death. Includes anecdotal stories followed by topics for discussion called "Reflective Issues of Concern". Presents various cases that require a dignified death, as well as strategies on how to provide for this dignified death
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Keegan, Lynn
LC call number
RT87.T45 -- K44 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Drick, Carole Ann
  • Lynn Keegan, Phd Rn
  • Carole Ann Drick, Phd Rn
  • ProQuest (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hospice nurses
  • Terminal care
Label
End of Life : Nursing Solutions for Death with Dignity
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=592901
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents -- Foreword by Jean Watson, PhD, RN, AHN-BC, FAAN -- Foreword by Barbara Dossey, PhD, RN, AHN-BC, FAAN -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- PART I: FOUNDATIONS -- Chapter 1 Why People Die -- Chapter 2 Death with Dignity -- Chapter 3 A Place for Death with Dignity: The Golden Room -- Chapter 4 End-of-Life Issues -- Chapter 5 End-of-Life Costs of Care -- Chapter 6 Legal and Ethical Issues -- PART II: THEORY AND PRACTICE -- Chapter 7 Theoretical Frameworks -- Chapter 8 Letting Go: The Body's Shutdown Process -- Chapter 9 Changing the Consciousness around Death and Dying -- Chapter 10 Spiritual Perspectives -- Chapter 11 Palliative Care to Hospice to the Golden Room -- PART III: IMPLEMENTATION STEPS -- Chapter 12 Guide to Implementing the Golden Room Concept with Health Professionals -- Chapter 13 Creating a Plan or Proposal -- Chapter 14 Preparing for the Future -- Index
Control code
EBC592901
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (269 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826107602
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC592901
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL592901
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10423547
  • (CaONFJC)MIL284961
  • (OCoLC)682614085
Label
End of Life : Nursing Solutions for Death with Dignity
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=592901
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents -- Foreword by Jean Watson, PhD, RN, AHN-BC, FAAN -- Foreword by Barbara Dossey, PhD, RN, AHN-BC, FAAN -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- PART I: FOUNDATIONS -- Chapter 1 Why People Die -- Chapter 2 Death with Dignity -- Chapter 3 A Place for Death with Dignity: The Golden Room -- Chapter 4 End-of-Life Issues -- Chapter 5 End-of-Life Costs of Care -- Chapter 6 Legal and Ethical Issues -- PART II: THEORY AND PRACTICE -- Chapter 7 Theoretical Frameworks -- Chapter 8 Letting Go: The Body's Shutdown Process -- Chapter 9 Changing the Consciousness around Death and Dying -- Chapter 10 Spiritual Perspectives -- Chapter 11 Palliative Care to Hospice to the Golden Room -- PART III: IMPLEMENTATION STEPS -- Chapter 12 Guide to Implementing the Golden Room Concept with Health Professionals -- Chapter 13 Creating a Plan or Proposal -- Chapter 14 Preparing for the Future -- Index
Control code
EBC592901
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (269 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826107602
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC592901
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL592901
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10423547
  • (CaONFJC)MIL284961
  • (OCoLC)682614085

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