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Author Cohen, Margaret, 1958-

Title Sent before my time : a child psychotherapist's view of life on a neonatal intensive care unit / Margaret Cohen
Published London ; New York : Karnac, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (xxii, 224 pages) : illustrations
Series Tavistock Clinic series
Tavistock Clinic series.
Contents COVER; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; SERIES EDITORS' PREFACE; INTRODUCTION; Chapter 1. The setting; Chapter 2. Two ways of seeing; Chapter 3. Twins; Chapter 4. The issue of respect in a medical context; Chapter 5. Integrity; Chapter 6. The struggle of life and death wishes; Chapter 7. Mourning for a baby; Chapter 8. The web; Chapter 9. Doctors, midwives, and prison officers; Chapter 10. Addiction; Chapter 11. Vicissitudes of life on a neonatal unit; GLOSSARY; REFERENCES AND BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Summary Sent Before My Time is an exploration of the workings of a neo natal intensive care unit from a child psychotherapist's point of view. It examines the relationships between the babies, the parents and the staff
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-217) and index
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Subject Neonatal intensive care.
Premature infants.
Attitude of Health Personnel.
Delivery of Health Care -- ethics.
Infant, Premature -- psychology.
Intensive Care Units, Neonatal.
Parents -- psychology.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 128312582X
1849403767 (electronic bk.)
9781849403764 (electronic bk.)