Sala de emergência: o cotidiano das vivências com a morte e o morrer pelos profissionais de saúde.

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OBJECTIVE: To know the feelings experienced by the nursing professionals who work together and with the death in the emergency unit, providing a moment of reflection on the significance of these. METHOD: This is a qualitative research, with phenomenological approach, held from through interviews with nursing professionals who work in the emergency room in a public hospital in the city of São Paulo. RESULTS: The analysis of the data collected made it possible to realize that the professionals to vivenciarem the process of death and dying, showed feelings: sadness, helplessness, loss, failure and fear. CONCLUSION: the professional nursing is not prepared to deal with such feelings because assume a commitment for the preservation of life. Also, we can say that the subjects of the search live the mourning with the death of patients who care.

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Salomé, G. M., Cavali, A., & Espósito, V. H. C. (2009). Sala de emergência: o cotidiano das vivências com a morte e o morrer pelos profissionais de saúde. Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem, 62(5), 681–686. https://doi.org/10.1590/s0034-71672009000500005

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