Managing dying in the acute care setting - the role of the end-of-life care pathway
Dying was once accepted and embraced as a natural part of life. However, the advent of various medical, technological and pharmacological advances has resulted in dying increasingly becoming a medical event.
Phillips, J. L. (2011). Managing dying in the acute care setting - the role of the end-of-life care pathway. Health Matters, 57, 14-15.