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Experiencing the Lifespan

Psychology

Quiz 15 :

Death and Dying

Quiz 15 :

Death and Dying

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Dr.Reynolds specializes in the study of death and dying,also known as:
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A hospice worker most likely would be committed to all of the following EXCEPT:
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The concept that expensive lifesaving measures should not be used on people older than age 80 is known as:
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James has a degenerative disease and is not expected to live much longer.He is very concerned about the quality of his remaining life,and does not want to be connected to life-sustaining machines if he cannot make his wishes known.James should consider preparing:
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The type of death from which it is most difficult to recover is the death of one's:
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In a living will,the:
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Miriam's mother is 93-years old and has recently been admitted to the palliative-care unit of her hospital.This unit is devoted to:
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Elisabeth Kübler-Ross found that dying patients:
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The idea that society should not use expensive life-sustaining technologies on people in their old-old years is called:
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Dr.Yu teaches classes on thanatology.One of Dr.Yu's lectures would MOST likely concern the ways to:
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According to the text,Elisabeth Kübler-Ross's idea that people go through stages in approaching dying is:
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A deliberate intervention that helps a terminally ill patient to die is called:
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When the death of a child becomes imminent,health care professionals should tell parents to:
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The awareness of dying may not fully penetrate a person's consciousness,even when that person learns that he or she has a terminal illness.This emotional state is called _____ knowledge.
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Francine,a nursing student,is taking courses on end-of-life care instruction.MOST likely,Francine is learning how to:
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When a physician prescribes a lethal medication for a terminally ill patient to take on his or her own,this is called:
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Carlotta is 90-years old and terminally ill.Her family has decided that it would be best for her to receive palliative care at home instead of in the hospital.Carlotta's family is recommending that she receive _____ care.
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Ayotunde is in the late stages of breast cancer.Because she is unmarried and has no children,she has prepared an advance directive designating that her sister make her health-care decisions if Ayotunde is unable to make her wishes known.Ayotunde has prepared a:
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For most of human history,death was:
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The three most common pathways to death are: sudden and unexpected death,death occurring after a steady decline,and death after:
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