Tag: BSN Notes: Care of Terminally Ill Patients

Embalming

EmbalmingIt is a temporary preservation of a dead human being, accomplished by a surgical technique of injecting chemical solutions in ...

Caring for dying patients

Caring for dying patients:         Nurses need to be knowledgeable about the client's death-related rituals, such as last rites, chanting at the ...

Death

Death                                                                     Terminal illness    An illness in which death is expected within a limited space of time.  Meaning of death:         Death is a fundamental ...

AUTOPSY

AUTOPSY           Is also known as necropsies or post mortem examination. Derived from the Greek word \"autopsia\" meaning \"to see with ...

Organ donation

Organ donation          Organ donation is the process of removing tissues or organs from a live, or recently dead, person to ...

Care after death

Care After DeathRigor mortis: is stiffening of the body 2 to 4 hours after death. Results from a lack of ...