Caring for the patient in the process of dying at the Intensive Care Unit CUIDANDO DO PACIENTE NO PROCESSO DE MORTE NA UNIDADE DE TERAPIA INTENSIVA CUIDANDO AL PACIENTE EN PROCESO DE MUERTE EN LA UNIDAD DE TERAPIA INTENSIVA

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The objective of this study is to characterize how nursing care is performed at the ICU to patients with no possibility of cure. Ten nurses were interviewed. The field study was performed at the Intensive Care Unit of a public teaching hospital. For the nurses, there is no uniform pattern of care. Furthermore, according to their reports, it was observed… (More)

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@inproceedings{Silva2011CaringFT, title={Caring for the patient in the process of dying at the Intensive Care Unit CUIDANDO DO PACIENTE NO PROCESSO DE MORTE NA UNIDADE DE TERAPIA INTENSIVA CUIDANDO AL PACIENTE EN PROCESO DE MUERTE EN LA UNIDAD DE TERAPIA INTENSIVA}, author={Rudval Souza da Silva and Ana Em{\'i}lia Rosa Campos and Alvaro A. Pereira}, year={2011} }