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Postmortem/Last Offices Nursing Care Effectiveness as Perceived by US Licensed Funeral Directors

Dr Mikel W Hand

Background: The provision of appropriate physical postmortem nursing care, or last offices, is important for all deceased people, particularly if further preparation is required by the funeral director for the purpose of open-casket viewing. However, the effectiveness of nursing practices in this regard has been the subject of minimal empirical... Read full article

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