The definition and comprehension of the overprotection phenomenon may help us to effectively intervene when it threatens to add additional suffering to dying terminal dementia patients, as well as their kin.
Key words: Dementia, overprotection phenomenon, dying, suffering.
- Dr. Bechor Zvi Aminoff’s Quote:
- Diagnosis of Aminoff Suffering Syndrome by Mini Suffering State Examination scale score evaluation
- Mini Suffering State Examination (MSSE) scale
- End-of-Life Suffering
- Ten items of Mini Suffering State Examination scale (MSSE) on admission to geriatric department and at last day of life