Unit 10 : Death & dying<br />
Background<br />
Palliative care or hospice care  <br />Supports dying patients and their relatives but does not try to cure.<br />
1-Practioners who work in this field have developed ways of using drugs such as: Morphine while at the same time maintaini...
The reality of long, debilitating terminal illnesses raises the issue of euthanasia .<br />Euthanasia(n): <br />Mercy kill...
Death<br />Definition of death :<br />when the heart and breathing stop. <br />But some medical training manuals state tha...
When a patient dies in a hospital, nursing staff provide post-mortem care.<br />Post mortem care:<br />A set of procedure ...
Post mortem varies according to culture and religion and whether or not there is going to be an autopsy to get more inform...
Vocabulary<br />
Burial : ( n ) <br />ceremony where a dead<br />person is put under the<br />Ground .<br />Funeral : ( n )<br />a ceremony...
Cremation : ( n )<br />averment where the body of a dead person is burnt in a special building .<br />
Anxiety : ( n ) <br />A relatively permanent state of worry & nervousness.<br />
Autopsy: (n)an examination and dissection of a dead body to determine cause of death or changes produced by disease <br />
Decomposition: (n)the process of decay caused by bacteria <br />
Loss consciousness : ( n )<br />Loss the ability to perceive & respond .<br />
sibling : ( n )<br />A person‘s brother or sister.<br />
Grieving : ( adj )<br />sorrowful through loss or deprivation .<br />
Deceased: (adj)Dead<br />
Respite : ( n )<br />A pause for relaxation . <br />
Cure : ( n )<br />A medicine or therapy cures disease or relieve pain .<br />
sympathy : ( n )<br />Sharing the feeling of others (especially feeling of sorrow or anguish)<br />
Diagnose : ( v )<br />A medical analysis<br />
Dementia : ( n )<br />Mental deterioration of organic or  functional origin .<br />
Done by<br />DuaaBukhari<br />&<br />Alaa Al-talhi<br />
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U10 death & dying

  1. 1.
  2. 2. Unit 10 : Death & dying<br />
  3. 3. Background<br />
  4. 4. Palliative care or hospice care <br />Supports dying patients and their relatives but does not try to cure.<br />
  5. 5. 1-Practioners who work in this field have developed ways of using drugs such as: Morphine while at the same time maintaining patient's full faculties.<br />2- making use of alternative treatments that can help with pain management, such as relaxation therapy, massage, and music therapy.<br />
  6. 6. The reality of long, debilitating terminal illnesses raises the issue of euthanasia .<br />Euthanasia(n): <br />Mercy killing. the practice (illegal in most countries) of killing without pain a person who is suffering and cannot be cured.<br />
  7. 7. Death<br />Definition of death :<br />when the heart and breathing stop. <br />But some medical training manuals state that a person cannot be assumed to be dead unless it is perfectly obvious- for example, in the case of decapitation.<br />This means that emergency paramedics must continue all attempts to resuscitate until death on arrival is confirmed by hospital doctor. <br />
  8. 8. When a patient dies in a hospital, nursing staff provide post-mortem care.<br />Post mortem care:<br />A set of procedure which includes making records and preparing the body for relatives.<br />
  9. 9. Post mortem varies according to culture and religion and whether or not there is going to be an autopsy to get more information about the cause of death.<br />
  10. 10. Vocabulary<br />
  11. 11. Burial : ( n ) <br />ceremony where a dead<br />person is put under the<br />Ground .<br />Funeral : ( n )<br />a ceremony at which is <br />buried or cremated. <br />procession<br />
  12. 12. Cremation : ( n )<br />averment where the body of a dead person is burnt in a special building .<br />
  13. 13. Anxiety : ( n ) <br />A relatively permanent state of worry & nervousness.<br />
  14. 14. Autopsy: (n)an examination and dissection of a dead body to determine cause of death or changes produced by disease <br />
  15. 15. Decomposition: (n)the process of decay caused by bacteria <br />
  16. 16. Loss consciousness : ( n )<br />Loss the ability to perceive & respond .<br />
  17. 17. sibling : ( n )<br />A person‘s brother or sister.<br />
  18. 18. Grieving : ( adj )<br />sorrowful through loss or deprivation .<br />
  19. 19. Deceased: (adj)Dead<br />
  20. 20. Respite : ( n )<br />A pause for relaxation . <br />
  21. 21. Cure : ( n )<br />A medicine or therapy cures disease or relieve pain .<br />
  22. 22. sympathy : ( n )<br />Sharing the feeling of others (especially feeling of sorrow or anguish)<br />
  23. 23. Diagnose : ( v )<br />A medical analysis<br />
  24. 24. Dementia : ( n )<br />Mental deterioration of organic or functional origin .<br />
  25. 25. Done by<br />DuaaBukhari<br />&<br />Alaa Al-talhi<br />
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