ERIC Number: EJ267998
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Publication Date: 1982
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Hospice Care in the United States: The Process Begins.
Buckingham, Robert W.
Omega: Journal of Death and Dying, v13 n2 p159-71 1982-83
The hospice concept represents a return to humanistic medicine, to care within the patient's community, for family-centered care, and the view of the patient as a person. Medical, governmental, and educational institutions have recognized the profound urgency for the advocacy of the hospice concept. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
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