What was it like the first time a nurse witnessed death? How do nurses cope with death when it becomes almost routine? What lessons can we learn from their experiences? Twenty-five nursesafrom hospitals, private practices, and in home health careatell about their experiences with death. Hear from people new to the field as well as those who have been in nursing for decades about how they deal with grief, the controversies about end-of-life decisions, the challenges of caring for people as they die, and the harrowing experience of telling their family members. Edited and introduced by a registered nurse, the book is a resource for both nurses and anyone who wants to better understands death and dying.Okammor started her nursing career in 2003 and currently works at University of Michigana#39;s hospital in internal medicine. ... She has published numerous personal essays, cover stories, interviews, and book reviews for both national and localanbsp;...
|Author||:||Deborah Witt Sherman|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2009-01-06|