Unformatted text preview: way people cope with the dying process. 5. Be able to name and discuss the three coping patterns identified by Therese Rando and three coping strategies discussed in the text. What is the purpose of these patterns and strategies for coping with a life threatening illness? 6. In what sense is pain a “complex, multidimensional phenomenon”? Why is it’s management critical to the care of a person with a life threatening illness? 7. What is required for effective treatment of pain? What is the difference between pain and suffering? What are some factors which inhibit adequate pain control? 8. The social role of the dying person encompasses spiritual as well as physical and social needs. Know the three needs that are listed in the text....
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- Spring '10
- Sociology, acute pain, Suffering, Pain Dying Trajectory