J 13 End-of-Life Care

Saturday, 29 July 2017: 1:30 PM-2:45 PM
Moderator:  Chrystal L. Lewis, PhD, Department of Adult Health Nursing, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL
The Closing Composition: End-of-Life Communication Strategies

Mary J. Isaacson, PhD
College of Nursing, South Dakota State University, Sioux Falls, SD, USA
Mary E. Minton, PhD
Graduate Nursing Department, College of Nursing, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD, USA

Symptom Burden of Critically Ill Patients at High Risk of Dying: Reliability of Proxy Reports

Peggy Kalowes, PhD, MSN
Long Beach Memorial, Long Beach, CA, USA

Shall We Let Them Die? Factors Influencing the Withdrawal of Life-Sustaining Treatment in ICU

Fiona D. Foxall, MA, BSc, DPSN, PGCE (FAHE)
School of Nursing and Midwifery, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, Australia