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The Resource Final gifts : understanding the special awareness, needs, and communications of the dying, Maggie Callanan and Patricia Kelley

Final gifts : understanding the special awareness, needs, and communications of the dying, Maggie Callanan and Patricia Kelley

Label
Final gifts : understanding the special awareness, needs, and communications of the dying
Title
Final gifts
Title remainder
understanding the special awareness, needs, and communications of the dying
Statement of responsibility
Maggie Callanan and Patricia Kelley
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In this moving and compassionate book, hospice nurses Maggie Callanan and Patricia Kelley share their intimate experiences with patients at the end of life, drawn from more then twenty years experience tending the terminally ill."--Page 4 of cover
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Callanan, Maggie
Dewey number
155.937
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF789.D4
LC item number
C25 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kelley, Patricia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Death
  • Terminally ill
  • Terminally ill
  • Death
  • Terminally ill
  • Terminally ill
Label
Final gifts : understanding the special awareness, needs, and communications of the dying, Maggie Callanan and Patricia Kelley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-221)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Being in the presence of someone not alive: "I'm not alone"
  • Seeing a place: "I see where I'm going"
  • Knowing when death will occur: "It will be when ..."
  • Nearing death awareness: what I need for a peaceful death.
  • "We must go to the park"
  • Needing reconciliation: "I need to make peace with ..."
  • Being held back: "I'm stuck in between ..."
  • Nonverbal communications: "My actions speak for me"
  • Symbolic dreams: "I dreamed about ..."
  • Choosing a time: "The time is right"
  • "It's time to get in line"
  • Nearing death awareness: practical uses
  • Nearing death awareness: introduction and background.
  • Nearing death awareness: an introduction
  • Beginnings
  • Reactions to death
  • Nearing death awareness: what I am experiencing.
  • "Where's the map?"
  • Preparing for travel or change: "I'm getting ready to leave"
Control code
1620388
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster trade pbk. edition
Extent
221 pages
Isbn
9781451667257
Isbn Type
(trade pbk.)
Lccn
2012392820
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1620388
  • (OCoLC)742509747
Label
Final gifts : understanding the special awareness, needs, and communications of the dying, Maggie Callanan and Patricia Kelley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-221)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Being in the presence of someone not alive: "I'm not alone"
  • Seeing a place: "I see where I'm going"
  • Knowing when death will occur: "It will be when ..."
  • Nearing death awareness: what I need for a peaceful death.
  • "We must go to the park"
  • Needing reconciliation: "I need to make peace with ..."
  • Being held back: "I'm stuck in between ..."
  • Nonverbal communications: "My actions speak for me"
  • Symbolic dreams: "I dreamed about ..."
  • Choosing a time: "The time is right"
  • "It's time to get in line"
  • Nearing death awareness: practical uses
  • Nearing death awareness: introduction and background.
  • Nearing death awareness: an introduction
  • Beginnings
  • Reactions to death
  • Nearing death awareness: what I am experiencing.
  • "Where's the map?"
  • Preparing for travel or change: "I'm getting ready to leave"
Control code
1620388
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster trade pbk. edition
Extent
221 pages
Isbn
9781451667257
Isbn Type
(trade pbk.)
Lccn
2012392820
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1620388
  • (OCoLC)742509747

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