Starting out - A request to cremate an amputated limb raised issue of spiritual care
Pennie Rudd Third-Year nursing student, University of Brighton
Student experiences in the real world of nursing
During a community placement in my second year of training, I helped to care for James, a patient with diabetes who was due to have his left leg amputated below the knee following complications related to his condition.
Nursing Standard. 28, 33, 28-28. doi: 10.7748/ns2014.04.28.33.28.s30