Next of kin’s experiences of sudden and unexpected death from stroke - a study of narratives

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BACKGROUND Death always evokes feelings in those close to the afflicted person. When death comes suddenly the time for preparation is minimal and the next of kin have to cope with the situation despite their own sorrow. The suddenness is found to be stressful for the next of kin and communication both with healthcare professionals and information about what… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1472-6955-12-13

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@inproceedings{Rejn2013NextOK, title={Next of kin’s experiences of sudden and unexpected death from stroke - a study of narratives}, author={{\AA}sa Rejn{\"o} and Ella Danielson and Linda E.M. van den Berg}, booktitle={BMC nursing}, year={2013} }