Comfort & care in a final illness

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Whether you or someone close to you has received a terminal diagnosis -- this period of time can be a final gift.

Guidance for the patient

You've been terminally diagnosed, and you need advice to help you make the best of the situation and the time you have left. Here's guidance, including: -- Emotional adjustment-- Medical care-- Hospital vs. home care-- Legal and financial arrangements-- Saying goodbye

Support for the caregiver

As a caregiver to someone who is terminally ill, you can be a guiding light. June's practical advice for the caregiver's role will simplify the process. Some helpful topics are: -- Honest communication-- Listening skills-- Physical support-- Caring for yourself -- avoiding burnout-- Final arrangements

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subject_facet Critically ill -- Care, Death -- Psychological aspects, Terminal care, Terminal care -- Religious aspects
title_display Comfort & care in a final illness
title_full Comfort & care in a final illness / June Cerza Kolf
title_short Comfort & care in a final illness
topic_facet Care, Critically ill, Death, Psychological aspects, Religious aspects, Terminal care