Question and answer
Question not found
Ask a question
Not a good answer? Get an answer now. (Free)
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
Expain how the beliefs, religion and culture of individual and key people influence end of life care
Weegy: Spiritual, religious, and cultural beliefs and practices play a significant role in the lives of patients who are seriously ill and dying. [ In addition to providing an ethical foundation for clinical decision making, spiritual and religious traditions provide a conceptual framework for understanding the human experience of death and dying, and the meaning of illness and suffering [1]. The importance of spiritual and religious beliefs in coping with illness, suffering, and dying is supported by clinical studies as well as individual narrative descriptions [1-9]. Most patients derive comfort from their religious/spiritual beliefs as they face the end of life, and some find reassurance through a belief in continued existence after physical death [10]. However, religious concerns can also be a source of pain and spiritual distress, for example, if a patient feels punished or abandoned by God [11]. Furthermore, beyond the role of religious faith in coping and adjusting to illness, religion also influences patient's medical decisions, both about active treatment and end of life care [7,12-14]. A common goal for the dying patient, family members, and the health care professional is for a meaningful dying experience, in which loss is framed in the context of a life legacy [15]. Such an experience includes support for the patient's suffering, the avoidance of undesired artificial prolongation of life, involvement of family and/or close friends, resolution of remaining life conflicts, and attention to spiritual issues that surround the meaning of illness and death. A common goal for the dying patient, family members, and the health care professional is for a meaningful dying experience, in which loss is framed in the context of a life legacy [15]. ] (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 5/16/2013 11:22:48 AM
0 Answers/Comments
20,482,993 questions answered
Popular Conversations
Find the midpoint of the line segment whose endpoints are (-2, 5) and ...
Weegy: The midpoint of the line segment whose endpoints are (-2, 5) and (6, -9) is: (2, 2) Midpoint = [(x2 + x1)/2] , ...
4/19/2015 2:50:56 PM| 4 Answers
Find the product. (3p 4)3 · (p 2)7
Weegy: = 3^3 (p^4)^3 * (p^2)^7 = 27 p^12 * p^14 =27p^26 User: Find the product. (-2x 2)3 ·3x User: ...
4/19/2015 12:58:22 PM| 3 Answers
Find the quotient. n 12 ÷ n 4 User: b3)2
Weegy: B3 was an American pop boy band from New York. They were formed in 2001 and were first produced by O-Jay of ...
4/19/2015 1:12:40 PM| 3 Answers
The graph of y = ax2 + bx + c is a parabola that opens up and has a ...
Weegy: ax2 + bx = -5 User: Which of the following statements follows from (x - 3)2 = 7? x2 + 9 = 7 x - 3 = ± x - ...
4/19/2015 3:02:50 PM| 3 Answers
When does weegy pay?
Weegy: Weegy pays monthly after you have accumulated $20 via Paypal.
4/19/2015 8:02:45 PM| 3 Answers
Find the equation of the line that cuts through (0, 5) and (1, 2)?
Weegy: I assume you mean divided by and the answer would be 1 User: Determine the equation of the line for the given ...
4/19/2015 9:40:05 PM| 3 Answers
what is feedback control
Weegy: FEEDBACK CONTROL is control system which monitors its effect on the system it is controlling and modifies its ...
4/19/2015 11:30:29 PM| 3 Answers
Say that a and b are the lengths of the legs of a right triangle and ...
Weegy: The triangle with sides 4.1, 8.2, 12.2 is (4.1)^2 + (8.2)^2 = 84.05 (12.2)^2 = 148.84 (4.1)^2 + (8.2)^2 User: ...
4/20/2015 9:38:47 AM| 3 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
Points 712 [Total 2289]| Ratings 1| Comments 702| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 633 [Total 1200]| Ratings 2| Comments 613| Invitations 0|Offline
S
P
C
L
P
L
1
P
P
1
Points 235 [Total 8112]| Ratings 2| Comments 215| Invitations 0|Online
S
Points 229 [Total 229]| Ratings 0| Comments 229| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 105 [Total 3708]| Ratings 0| Comments 105| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
1
R
Points 101 [Total 1173]| Ratings 1| Comments 91| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
L
Points 82 [Total 8076]| Ratings 0| Comments 82| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 71 [Total 71]| Ratings 1| Comments 61| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
1
Points 43 [Total 3484]| Ratings 1| Comments 33| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 26 [Total 26]| Ratings 1| Comments 16| Invitations 0|Offline
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2015 Purple Inc.