ERIC Number: EJ238275
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1981
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Impediments to Communication in Transition to Terminal Illness.
Weingarten, Helen R.
Death Education, v4 n4 p369-83 Win 1981
Early childhood experiences communicating about death were better predictors of the ease with which respondents can imagine communicating with a terminally-ill loved one. Most respondents thought the physician should decide how the patient should be informed although 83 percent consider physicians poorly equipped for this role. (Author)
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