Perinatal loss: the emotional impact of the death of one of the twins on the family and professional team in a NICU.

Perinatal loss: the emotional impact of the death of one of the twins on the family and professional team in a NICU.

Judith Puig, Solange Dias NICU Nurses, Hospital Universitari General de Catalunya, Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain Introduction This is the story of a family that showed us the strength of love and the courage of a premature birth of their twins on different days and the death of one of them. This is also the story of all those professionals who accompanied them in bidding farewell to one of their sons and

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Death management in neonatal intensive care: Psychological Training course for operators of Neonatal Intensive Care

Death management in neonatal intensive care: Psychological Training course for operators of Neonatal Intensive Care

Cacciato, Giovanna (1), Sacco, Paola (1), Lombardo, Paola (2), Carbone, Elisa (2) (1) Psychologist, S.Anna Turin Hospital, (2) Psychologist, S.Croce Moncalieri Hospital Introduction This paper intends to present a training project focused to the Nicu operators of four hospitals in the city of Turin. Perinatal death is a strong event in life, that touches the sensibilities of people, even in a professional dimension, are involved. Death in intensive care is a

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Improving the quality of care in mourning in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at the Hospital Clínic – Seu Maternitat, Barcelona

Improving the quality of care in mourning in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at the Hospital Clínic – Seu Maternitat, Barcelona

Valle I (1), Moreno E (3), Roca M (1), Vidal M (1), Balada A (1), Cortés R (1), Alsina M (3), Lera S (2), Perera M (4) (1) Pediatric Specialist Nurse, (2) Pediatrician Neonatologist Specialist, (3) Nurse, (4) Clinical Psychology Specialist (1-4) Hospital Clínic – Seu Maternitat, Barcelona Introduction The death of a child is a tragic experience and it affects the person in both, biopsychosocial and spiritual fields. The society

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