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Grief and Bereavement: A Hospice Experience
Kate Reid, RGON, ADN, Dip.Onc.Nst. (London), Burwood Hospice, Christchurch
As professional nurses skilled in oncology care you will have experienced the enormity of the patient and family’s grief when they hear a diagnosis of cancer. The tragedy, the conflict, unhappiness and general mess commonly found in any death, duing or loss situation will be familiar to you. Continued…
Reference: Reid, K. (1989). Grief and Bereavement: A Hospice Experience Nursing Praxis in New Zealand 4(3) 7-10