Source: Nursing Ethics, 2011, 18(3) p.374-85
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Date of publication: May 2011
Publication type: Article
In a nutshell: This article describes a research project undertaken to illustrate community nurses’ experiences of the factors contributing to a good death in patient’s own homes. Factors identified include autonomy, integrity and safety. Examples of ways in which care staff can help supply these factors and contribute significantly to a dignified end of life are provided.
Length of publication: 11 pages
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