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Perception of Dignity in Older People and at The End of Life

Julie Vosit-Steller, Jenna Swinkin, Katie McCabe

The impact of illness, age, treatment and a terminal prognosis can erode a patient’s sense of dignity and reduce quality of life. Maintaining patient dignity has always been considered synonymous with nursing practice. However, there is minimal information relating to how best nurses can promote and maintain a patient’s sense... Read full article

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