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Questions and Answers on Death
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On Death and Dying is one of the most important books ever written on the subject and is still considered the bench-mark in the care of the dying. It became an immediate bestseller, and Life magazine called it "a profound lesson for the living." This companion volume consists of the questions that are most frequently asked of Dr. Kubler-Ross and her compassionate answers. She discusses accepting the end of life, suicide, terminal illness, euthanasia, how to tell a patient he or she is critically ill, and how to deal with all the special difficulties surrounding death. Questions and Answers on Death and Dying is a vital resource for doctors, nurses, members of the clergy, social workers, and lay people dealing with death and dying."
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Contents INTRODUCTION I. The Dying Patient Telling the Patient Difficulties in Communication Denial As a First Line of Defense Why Me? Bargaining -- Depression and Grief Usually Follow The End of Life -- Hopefully Acceptance 2. Special Forms of Communication 3. Suicide and Terminal Illness 4. Sudden Death 5. Prolongation of Life 6. Where Do We Best Care for Our Dying Patients 7. The Family's Problems Alter Death Has Occurred 8. Funerals 9. Family and Staff Deal with Their Own Feelings 10. Other Staff Problems 11. Old Age 12. Questions of Humor and Fear, Faith and Hope 13. Personal Questions INDEX

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Library Journal Those in need of dealing with dying persons -- either as members of the helping professions or as friends or relatives -- could scarcely find a better book.

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