You could be reading the full-text of this article now if you...

If you have access to this article through your institution,
you can view this article in

The Soul on the Head of a Pin

Phipps, Marcy C. RN, CCRN

AJN, American Journal of Nursing:
doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000372083.47898.83
Reflections
Abstract

There's a chilly kind of comfort in viewing life—and death—from the distance of the scientist.

In Brief

There's a chilly kind of comfort in viewing life—and death—from the distance of the scientist.

Author Information

Marcy C. Phipps is a registered nurse at Bayfront Medical Center, St. Petersburg, FL.

Contact author: mrzyph@aol.com. Reflections is coordinated by Madeleine Mysko, MA, RN, mmysko@comcast.net. Illustration by Rusty Zimmerman.

© 2010 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.