The Korean Journal of Hospice and Palliative Care

Q-Statements.

  Q-statement
1. Terminal patients are indifferent towards others.
2. Terminal patients write their wills in advance.
3. Terminal patients do not like to talk about death.
4. Terminal patients rely on religion.
5. Terminal patients have a grim look on their faces.
6. Terminal patients have many demands.
7. Terminal patients do not like to stay at the hospice unit.
8. Terminal patients want to understand their condition accurately.
9. Terminal patients are dying.
10. Terminal patients talk about the preciousness of health.
11. Terminal patients do not want to show themselves to others.
12. Terminal patients think about the afterlife.
13. Terminal patients face severe psychological changes.
14. Terminal patients want to leave something meaningful behind.
15. Terminal patients face considerable financial difficulties.
16. Terminal patients want their family and friends to visit them.
17. A system for caring for terminal patients should be well established.
18. Terminal patients think living is meaningless.
19. Terminal patients hope for that can manage total pain to be developed.
20. Terminal patients do not open their hearts.
21. Terminal patients worry about the family members they will leave behind.
22. Terminal patients cut off their social relationships.
23. Terminal patients want to reconcile or forgive.
24. Terminal patients experience severe pain.
25. Terminal patients decide the direction of their treatment.
26. Terminal patients need to be cared for in a multidisciplinary manner.
27. It is hard for the families of terminal patients to care for them.
28. Terminal patients want to die with dignity.
29. Terminal patients have regrets about their lives.
30. Terminal patients wish to prolong their lives.
31. Terminal patients feel lonely.
32. Terminal patients have wishes they want to realize.
33. Terminal patients wish for euthanasia.
34. The time remaining for terminal patients is precious.
Korean J Hosp Palliat Care 2019;22:156~165 https://doi.org/10.14475/kjhpc.2019.22.4.156
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