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Title: How Buddhism influences pain control choices
Language of title: English
Author/Creator: M. Smith-Toner

Description: The beliefs many Buddhists hold about pain and death may cause them to refuse pain medication for a terminal illness. Nurses can explain options that will not effect the patient's alertness for facing death, but they should respect their patient's wishes.

Publisher Place: Jenkintown, PA
Publisher: Intermed Communications
Normalized publisher place: Jenkintown, PA
Publisher country: United States
Published Date: 2003-04
Subject: Death
Pain control
Classification: Buddhism and Science -- Medicine -- International Medicine -- Nursing
Cultural Coverage: United States
Temporal coverage: 21st century CE
Language: English
Interface Language: English
Series 2 editor:
Source URL: http://www.nursing2004.com
Source: Nursing
Source Editor: C.L. Mee
Source Type: Journal
Source Volume: 33
Source Number: 4
Source Page Numbers: 17-
Start Date: 1971
Frequency of publication: Monthly
Submissions: ISBN/ISSN: 0360-4039
Location and access number: 12722701

Means of availability: Available online and in print. See journal's webpage for information.

Format: Online resource
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Media type: Text
Resource Type: Article
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Date Of Record Creation: 2005-03-25 14:30:30
Date Last Modified: 2005-12-20 18:24:21
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