Let him not be alone: perspectives of older British South Asian minority ethnic patients on dying in acute hospitals.
Professor in Cancer and Palliative Care, Pengiran Anak Puteri Rashidah Sa'adatul Bolkiah Institute of Health Sciences, Universiti Brunei Darussalam, Negara Brunei Darussalam.
- Published Article
International journal of palliative nursing
- Publication Date
Sep 02, 2017
Allowing older relatives to die in hospital seems to evoke feelings of missed filial responsibilities and guilt among family carers among older ethnic minorities. The presence of cultural paranoia and mistrust often led minorities to experience sub-standard end-of-life care in acute hospitals.
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