Lege Artis Medicinae

["Third Way" hospice care in France]

HEGEDŰS Katalin

JULY 29, 1992

Lege Artis Medicinae - 1992;2(07)

[At the beginning of the year, I spent a month in Paris studying hospice care. The hospice movement in the English Saxon countries has a history going back several decades. Christopher Hospice was founded by Cicely Saunders in 1967, but the work of Elisabeth Kübler-Ross and Mother Teresa of Calcutta is also well known in Hungary. In France, this movement only began to develop in the 1980s, so the relatively recent experience there can be very instructive for us too. ]

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