A Dose of reality

United States, 1978

Film
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A study of death and dying with emphasis on giving the terminally ill patient a choice in making decisions until the end. A nurse at a Pennsylvania hospital has developed a unique program for the dying patient. Looks at the prospect of death and what can be done to make it easier for the patient and family.

Credits

producer

Suzanne St Pierre

production company

CBS News

Duration

00:15:39:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1978

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

32865

Language

English

Subject categories

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Death

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Death

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Hospital care

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Terminal care

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Terminally ill

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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