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What do patients receiving palliative care for cancer and their families want to be told? A Canadian and Australian qualitative
Obtained feedback from patients receiving palliative care and their relatives from various ethnic backgrounds about their experiences of the disclosure process and their satisfaction with information sharing during the illness. Finds that information delivery for patients needs to be individualised with particular attention to process at all stages of illness. Concludes that patients and families use secondary sources of information to complement and verify information given by health carers. (See Details)
Published: 2004
Finding our way home: housing options in inner city Winnipeg for people with disabilities who are dying
Examines the lack of safe, affordable, available and accessible inner city Winnipeg housing, lack of supports aailable for people living in the core area experiencing end of life transitions, and the barriers encountered by people with disabilities. (See Details)
Published: 2004
Counselling guidelines on palliative care and bereavement
Provides guidelines on counselling people who are infected with HIV, who are concerned about being infected with HIV, or who are living with or caring for people with AIDS.
Published: 2001