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Narratives about Coping

David J. Bearison and Linda Granowetter

in The Edge of Medicine

Published in print September 2012 | ISBN: 9780195389272
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199979219 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195389272.003.0004
Narratives about Coping

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This chapter is the narrative heart of this book. It systematically portrays, via their narratives, how patients and parents cope with their anger, uncertainties and frustrations with end-of-life care(and everything else) in contemporary medicine.

Keywords: coping; narratives; anger; frustrations; uncertainties

Chapter.  12016 words. 

Subjects: Palliative Medicine

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