The Physical

The DEATH AND ITS CONTEXT In the Barsa (1999), we find, that the only certainty of the life is the death. In the death, manifest the problem of the disappearance of the physical body of the individual and also of its proper social life. It is the human being collating itself with its finitude. Its work is perceived that to accept and to understand the death they are not easy tasks, mainly when is understood as that one that provides the life, as it is the case of the health professionals. Death, of the physical point of view, is what it occurs when ceases the life an individual, either for natural causes (senility), either for accidental reasons or external causes (illnesses). The death is a considered fact full of mysteries, and is from there that it comes the stimulaton to study it, to reflect as they see it to the people they accept and it. According to Scott (1993), to the measure that the people fight mainly with the mystery of its death and of its patients, they discover the meaning of its life.

The fear of the death, according to Scott (1993), is on to the narcissism. Threat plus our narcisista attachment to we ourselves swims and our auto-image of what the conscience of our destruction. Therefore, it is perfectly natural that has fear of the death. The more we leave the side death, plus it if it approaches. The more dedicating in them to diminish our narcissism, more we discover that not only we will have little fear to die as well as we will have little fear of living. To see a patient to die of pain depletes the nurses, exactly those that are not participating of the attendance process. The attachment to the hope and the faith is very great in this period. Inside of a hospital unit we must to take in consideration the necessity of the professional to work its feelings, since they are inherent to any human being.