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The Other Side of the Sheets
  1. Penny Hansford, Director of Nursing
  1. Penny Hansford, Director of Nursing at St Christopher’s Hospice, will provide a response. If you would like to contribute to this section, please contact the Editor, Helen Scott, at helen{at}

Dismay at the neglect of a dying father


The aim of this section is to provide a forum for healthcare professionals to describe their experiences (good or substandard) of the death of a friend or family member. The objective is to provide readers with examples of nursing/multidisciplinary management during the dying process in order to encourage reflective practice. The authors will remain anonymous in order to protect confidentiality.

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