Buy this Article for $7.95

Have a coupon or promotional code? Enter it here:

When you buy this you'll get access to the ePub version, a downloadable PDF, and the ability to print the full article.

Keywords

end-of-life care, necrotizing fasciitis, nursing, spiritual care

 

Authors

  1. Gwyn, Liz

Abstract

Abstract: Nurses have unique opportunities to reach beyond circumstances and into the hearts of patients. By being open and available, we show compassion in a way that fosters respect and trust. In this article, a Christian nurse relays a true experience of providing vital spiritual care to a man dying from necrotizing fasciitis.