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Dame Cicely Saunders and the foundation of the hospice movement

Julie Silverman Seattle, Washington, United States   Dame Cicely Saunders Photography as originally appeared in The Telegraph, UK “Many doctors nowadays, when the death of their patients becomes imminent, seem to believe that it is quite proper to leave the dying in the care of the nurses and the sorrowing relatives,” lamented Dr. Alfred Worcester […]