Re: [MOL] Sheila [09877] Medicine On Line


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Re: [MOL] Sheila



Thanks for clarifying that for me Sheila.
Christine

At 05:45 PM 14/06/98 -0500, you wrote:
>Hospice is for terminally ill patients who are no longer seeking treatment.
>They are a medical team, usually made up of one or two drs, nurses, nursing
>aids, volunteers, social worker, and a chaplain.  They help the family and
the
>patient deal with death.  They perscribe meds, visit, help with housework,
>durable medical supplies, and so forth.  They do not believe in unnecessary
>pain, and to them all pain is unnecessary, and most of their patients
decide to
>die at home with family and friends.  I think they are a  wonderful
>organization.
>
>Sheila
>
>Christine White wrote:
>
>> I'm glad you and your Dad are maintaining your hope. Everyone seems to
>> react differently to treatment and to the disease itself. How many people
>> do you know that have long outlived the Dr's predictions? We have many of
>> them here online with us today. Drs. are basing their predictions on
>> statistics (that nasty word) which I don't put too much faith in. Only God
>> knows when it is our time.
>>
>> Could you please tell me what hospice is?
>>
>> Take care.
>>
>> Christine
>>
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