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The Resource At the end of life : true stories about how we die, edited by Lee Gutkind ; introduction by Francine Prose

At the end of life : true stories about how we die, edited by Lee Gutkind ; introduction by Francine Prose

Label
At the end of life : true stories about how we die
Title
At the end of life
Title remainder
true stories about how we die
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lee Gutkind ; introduction by Francine Prose
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of twenty-two personal narratives explores what should be done in the health care system with regards to death, dying, and palliative care
Tone
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10116103
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
616.02/9
Index
no index present
LC call number
R726.8
LC item number
.A88 2012
Literary form
non fiction
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Gutkind, Lee
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True
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  • Terminal care
  • Death
  • Caregivers
  • Terminally ill
  • Palliative treatment
Target audience
adult
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true stories about how we die
Label
At the end of life : true stories about how we die, edited by Lee Gutkind ; introduction by Francine Prose
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Editor's Note: Frank at the piano -- Foreword: New approaches to end-of-life care / Karen Wolk Feinstein -- Introduction: Last days / Francine Prose -- To morning / Anne Jacobson -- On bearing witness / Laurie Foos -- Insights in the rearview mirror / Phyllis Galley Westover -- The general / Larry D. Cripe -- Yellow taxi / Eve Joseph -- Wake-up call / Catherine A. Musemeche -- Simple gifts / Beecher Grogan -- Living and dying well / Therese Zink -- A better place / Valerie Seiling Jacobs -- Waiting (to go home) / Howard Mansfield -- Mr. Stone / Diana Flescher -- Rules / Maria Meindl -- Life and death and 911 / Caroline Burau -- Snowing in Krakow / Marcin Chwistek -- Do you remember? / Patricia McCarthy -- The business of grief / Joe Primo -- This is blood / Sandell Morse -- A figurative death / Carol Cooley -- Whose failure was it? / Jonathan Weinkle -- The measure of time / Amanda J. Redig -- The deep truth / Eugenia Smith -- The resurrection of Wonder Woman / Eleanor Vincent -- Twelve breaths a minute / Gulchin A. Ergun
Control code
ocn753622468
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxii, 255 p.
Isbn
9781937163044
System control number
(OCoLC)753622468
Label
At the end of life : true stories about how we die, edited by Lee Gutkind ; introduction by Francine Prose
Publication
Contents
Editor's Note: Frank at the piano -- Foreword: New approaches to end-of-life care / Karen Wolk Feinstein -- Introduction: Last days / Francine Prose -- To morning / Anne Jacobson -- On bearing witness / Laurie Foos -- Insights in the rearview mirror / Phyllis Galley Westover -- The general / Larry D. Cripe -- Yellow taxi / Eve Joseph -- Wake-up call / Catherine A. Musemeche -- Simple gifts / Beecher Grogan -- Living and dying well / Therese Zink -- A better place / Valerie Seiling Jacobs -- Waiting (to go home) / Howard Mansfield -- Mr. Stone / Diana Flescher -- Rules / Maria Meindl -- Life and death and 911 / Caroline Burau -- Snowing in Krakow / Marcin Chwistek -- Do you remember? / Patricia McCarthy -- The business of grief / Joe Primo -- This is blood / Sandell Morse -- A figurative death / Carol Cooley -- Whose failure was it? / Jonathan Weinkle -- The measure of time / Amanda J. Redig -- The deep truth / Eugenia Smith -- The resurrection of Wonder Woman / Eleanor Vincent -- Twelve breaths a minute / Gulchin A. Ergun
Control code
ocn753622468
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxii, 255 p.
Isbn
9781937163044
System control number
(OCoLC)753622468

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