Dying, death and bereavement: a qualitative study of the views of carers of people with heart failure in the UK.

Author: Neil Small et al

Source: BMC Palliative Care

In a nutshell: This paper explores carers’ views of dying, death and bereavement for family members who had recently died with heart failure. Findings suggest that an absence of discussion about end of life care wishes with family members or health professionals is a barrier to advance care planning.

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