bloomer-recognisingdying-2011.pdf (244.35 kB)
Recognising dying in acute care
journal contributionposted on 2011-02-01, 00:00 authored by Melissa BloomerMelissa Bloomer, C Moss, W Cross
The article reports on terminal care services which are offered to patients in Australia and discusses a terminal care program called the Liverpool Care Pathway which was implemented in Great Britain and is being tested in Australia. In the article the author offers her opinions on terminal care in Australia, on the Liverpool Care Pathway and on the education that Australian nurses receive the dying phase of the human life cycle.