Adelphi University Ethics/Nursing/End Stage
Answer these questions :
1)Discuss what things you would expect to see when a patient learns of a terminal diagnosis
2)Discuss the what therapeutic communication techniques the nurse can use in difficult situations
3)Describe some ethical dilemmas patient and families may experience when faced with a terminal illness
4)Discuss the meaning of palliative care and what it means
5)What is the difference between Palliative Care, Hospice and Comfort Care
6)When is a patient appropriate for Hospice Care
7)What if the role of the DNR form?
8)What are alternative methods to augment pain and anxiety?