Final Gifts: Understanding the Special Awareness, Needs, and Communications of the Dying
Imported from USA
In this moving and compassionate book, hospice nurses Maggie Callanan and Patricia Kelley share their intimate
experiences with patients at the end of life, drawn from more than twenty years experience tending the terminally ill.
Through their stories, we come to appreciate the near-miraculous ways in which the dying communicate their needs, reveal
their feelings, and even choreograph their own final moments; we also discover the giftsâ€”of wisdom, faith, and
loveâ€”that the dying leave for the living to share.Filled with practical advice on responding to the requests of the
dying and helping them prepare emotionally and spiritually for death, Final Gifts shows how we can help the dying person
live fully to the very end.