Developing relationships: a strategy for compassionate nursing care of the dying in Japan

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The aim of this study was to explore the type of relationship and the process of developing these relationships between nurses and patients in palliative care units in Japan. The special contribution that culture makes was examined to better understand the intensity of nurses grief after the death of their patient.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)455 - 464
Number of pages10
JournalPalliative and Supportive Care
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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