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Caring for Patients at the End of Life: Honoring the Patient's Story

Christina M. Puchalski

in A Time for Listening and Caring: Spirituality and the Care of the Chronically Ill and Dying

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780195146820
eISBN:
9780199999866
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195146820.003.0016
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making, Palliative Medicine and Older People

This chapter discusses the importance of storytelling and narratives in honoring the patient's story while providing end-of-life care. It explains that an illness narrative portrays signs, symptoms, ... More


Participatory action research: using experience-based co-design to improve the quality of healthcare services

Glenn Robert

in Understanding and Using Health Experiences: Improving patient care

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199665372
eISBN:
9780191748585
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199665372.003.0014
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Experienced-based Co-design (EBCD) is a form of participatory action research that specifically seeks to improve patient experiences, and therefore the broader quality, of healthcare services. Since ... More


The Patient's Wish to Die: Research, Ethics, and Palliative Care

Christoph Rehmann-Sutter, Heike Gudat, and Kathrin Ohnsorge (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198713982
eISBN:
9780191782268
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198713982.001.0001
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making

Despite having the best palliative care, some patients develop a wish to die. The wish to die under these circumstances need not be symptomatic of suboptimal care. However, for those involved in ... More


Beginnings

Robert L. Wears and Kathleen M. Sutcliffe

in Still Not Safe: Patient Safety and the Middle-Managing of American Medicine

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780190271268
eISBN:
9780190271299
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190271268.003.0002
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

The To Err is Human report rests upon a series of historical episodes—the early development of safety thinking in healthcare, the evolution of safety thinking in the safety sciences, and accumulating ... More


Fragments of a Journey to Mazorra: From a “State of Ruin” to a Second Occupation, 1902–1909

Jennifer L. Lambe

in Madhouse: Psychiatry and Politics in Cuban History

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781469631028
eISBN:
9781469631042
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469631028.003.0003
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Chapter 2 follows the unlikely pact between U.S. occupying forces and patriotic doctors through its fraying under the auspices of Cuba’s first sovereign government (1902-6) and its revival during ... More


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