Staff and family relationships in end-of-life nursing home care.

@article{Gjerberg2011StaffAF,
  title={Staff and family relationships in end-of-life nursing home care.},
  author={Elisabeth Gjerberg and Reidun F{\o}rde and Arild Bj{\o}rndal},
  journal={Nursing ethics},
  year={2011},
  volume={18 1},
  pages={
          42-53
        }
}
This article examines the involvement of residents and their relatives in end-of-life decisions and care in Norwegian nursing homes. It also explores challenges in these staff-family relationships. The article is based on a nationwide survey examining Norwegian nursing homes' end-of-life care at ward level. Only a minority of the participant Norwegian nursing home wards 'usually' explore residents' preferences for care and treatment at the end of their life, and few have written procedures on… CONTINUE READING
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