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  1. Gay Widowers

    Life After the Death of a Partner

    By Michael Shernoff

    A recent gay widower may find that once the shock and initial confusion of losing his partner is overcome, there are still many hard, lonely, and overwhelming stages of grief to be worked through. Often, the bereaved feels isolated, and looking around for comfort, realizes that he doesn’t have many...

    Published November 4th 1997 by Routledge

  2. Disease, Pain, and Suicidal Behavior

    By Elsebeth Stenager

    Estimating the risk for suicidal behavior among patients is often a very complex challenge for psychiatrists, general practitioners, psychologists, surgeons, specialists in internal medicine, neurologists, nurses, and social workers. Disease, Pain, and Suicidal Behavior is designed to help you...

    Published October 8th 1997 by Routledge

  3. Ethics in Hospice Care

    Challenges to Hospice Values in a Changing Health Care Environment

    By Bruce Jennings

    Ethics in Hospice Care: Challenges to Hospice Values in a Changing Health Care Environment explores the pressures and challenges facing hospice and aims to produce new studies and educational materials on hospice ethics to help professionals in the field. Many of the tensions felt by caregivers and...

    Published July 8th 1997 by Routledge

  4. Nutrition and Hydration in Hospice Care

    Needs, Strategies, Ethics

    This scholarly book enables health care professionals to appropriately address hospice patients’and families’concerns about nutrition and hydration. Nutrition and Hydration in Hospice Care is a comprehensive resource that provides hands-on practical information that readers can use in...

    Published March 19th 1997 by Routledge

  5. Bereavement

    Client Adaptation and Hospice Services

    By Donna Infeld, Nadine R Penner

    Helping a mother transcend the death of her only child, helping a young child understand and cope with the death of a loved one, and helping survivors of the AIDS epidemic cope with the loss of numerous loved ones and the loss of community are among the greatest challenges facing today’s...

    Published February 10th 1997 by Routledge

  6. End-Stage Dementia Care

    A Basic Guide

    By C. R. Kovach

    People with mid-stage dementia are served by special care units in long-term care facilities, although as these residents deteriorate, they are transferred out of the unit and into a general nursing home unit. These nursing homes are not equipped to deal with palliative needs of end-stage dementia...

    Published October 31st 1996 by Taylor & Francis

  7. Hospice Care and Cultural Diversity

    By Donna Infeld, Audrey K Gordon, Bernice C Harper

    Hospice Care and Cultural Diversity captures the richness and differences that make up the United States and its culture. This book shows you the complex issues arising from work with patients of a different culture and encourages research in hospices which support culturally innovative programs....

    Published September 14th 1995 by Routledge

  8. Compassion Fatigue

    Coping With Secondary Traumatic Stress Disorder In Those Who Treat The Traumatized

    By Charles R. Figley

    Series: Psychosocial Stress Series

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 30th 1995 by Routledge

  9. Children Mourning, Mourning Children

    Edited by Kenneth J. Doka

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 31st 1995 by Taylor & Francis

  10. Ethnic Variations In Dying, Death And Grief

    Diversity In Universality

    Edited by Donald P. Irish Hamline University, USA; Kathleen F. Lundquist Educational Consultant, USA; Vivian Jenkins Nelsen Augsburg College, USA.

    Series: Routledge International Series in Tourism, Business and Management

    This volume is directed towards professionals who work in the fields concerning death and dying. These professionals must perceive the needs of people with cultural patterns which are different from the "standard and dominant" patterns in the United States and Canada. Accordingly, the book includes...

    Published December 31st 1992 by Routledge