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Author Cassell, Joan
Title Life and death in intensive care / Joan Cassel
Imprint Philadelphia, PA : Temple University Press, 2005
book jacket
 Euro-Am 3F Western Mat.  617.919 C2723 2005    AVAILABLE    30500101266263
Descript x, 233 p. ; 23 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-228) and index
Moonscape: the surgical intensive care unit -- A caring ethic: nurses and the dilemma of powerlessness -- The best of times, the worst of times: the residents -- Diverse universes of medical discourse: the fellows -- The attendings -- Is death the enemy, or suffering? -- Confronting death in the surgical intensive care unit -- Intensive caring in New Zealand - Going gentle into that good night: death in Auckland -- Focusing on the bottom line -- The dominion of death
Subject Surgical intensive care -- United States
Surgical intensive care -- New Zealand
Critical care medicine -- United States
Critical care medicine -- New Zealand
Critical Care -- psychology -- New Zealand
Critical Care -- psychology -- United States
Intensive Care -- psychology -- New Zealand
Intensive Care -- psychology -- United States
Anthropology, Cultural -- New Zealand
Anthropology, Cultural -- United States
Attitude of Health Personnel -- New Zealand
Attitude of Health Personnel -- United States
Cross-Cultural Comparison -- New Zealand
Cross-Cultural Comparison -- United States
Interpersonal Relations -- New Zealand
Interpersonal Relations -- United States
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