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(Youssef et al., 2015). Providing quality care to the terminal patients depends on whether the nurses are adequately trained on the issue (Youssef et al., 2015). This study intended to: 1. Assess the nursing scholars’ arrogance towards caring for dying patients (terminal patients). 2. Integrate the palliative care in the nursing students’ education program. Hypotheses 1. How does the attitude of nursing students affect their behavior towards the dying patients? 2. Will the training of nurses on palliative care improve their skill in caring for terminal patients? Research Question To assess the arrogance of nursing scholars towards caring for dying patients. To find out the adequacy of the current palliative care in dealing with terminal patients. Definition of Terms
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QUANTITATIVE RESEARCH STUDY 4 Palliative care- Supportive care (Mutto, Cantoni, Rabhansl & Villar , 2012). Terminal patients- It is an advanced stage of illness that cannot be cured. SPSS- Statistical Package for the Social Sciences Attitude- Pattern of mental reaction in response to a prior experience. EAPAM- Death Attitude Profile Assessment Scale (Dunn, 2012) EOL –End of Life (Mutto et al., 2012). Study Design A cross-sectional study was carried out on fourth-year nursing students in a public university to find out their attitude towards caring for dying patients (Jafari, Rafiei, Nassehi, Soleimani, Arab & Noormohammadi, 2015). The students were issued by descriptive surveys to help them explain the kind of emotional distress that they go through when they lose their patients. Although the surveys do not give an accurate prediction, it works well in describing the situation. Attitude cannot be measured in numeric and thus cross-sectional descriptive survey is the most suitable method of analyzing the trends in nursing students’ attitudes concerning the death of terminal patients. This study design also will enable scholars to establish if training of nurses on palliative care is likely to change their perception towards the dying patients. The results of this study are then used to analyze the feelings and thoughts of the nursing students towards the terminal patients. The result is that evidence-based recommendations are then developed to help in improving the current situation. Methodology
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QUANTITATIVE RESEARCH STUDY 5 The descriptive cross-sectional study conducted in the department of nursing in there 4th years of the degree program. The decision to pick on this population sample was informed by the fact that these students have undertaken their internship program and hence they are in a better position of understanding the reaction towards death phenomenon. During data collection, a sample of 30 nursing students participated and gave complete responses. The approach used for the inclusion of participants in this study was as follows: 1. Students undertaking a regular program in nursing and have completed their internship training. The students must be a 4th year and present in the lecture hall at the time of data collection.
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