Decision Making near the End of Life: Issues, Developments, and Future Directions (Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement)

Decision Making near the End of Life: Issues, Developments, and Future Directions (Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement)Decision Making near the End of Life provides a comprehensive overview of the recent developments that have impacted decision-making processes within the field of end-of-life care. The most current developments in all aspects of major underlying issues such as public attitudes, the impact of media, bioethics, and legal precedent provide the background information for the text.  The authors examine various aspects of end-of-life choices and decision-making, including communication (between and …

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Decision Making near the End of Life: Issues, Developments, and Future Directions (Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement)

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The Hastings Center Guidelines for Decisions on Life-Sustaining Treatment and Care Near the End of Life: Revised and Expanded Second Edition

The Hastings Center Guidelines for Decisions on Life-Sustaining Treatment and Care Near the End of Life: Revised and Expanded Second EditionThis major new work updates and significantly expands The Hastings Center’s 1987 Guidelines on the Termination of Life-Sustaining Treatment and Care of the Dying. Like its predecessor, this second edition will shape the ethical and legal framework for decision-making on treatment and end-of-life care in the United States. This groundbreaking work incorporates 25 years of research and innovation in clinical care, law, and policy. It is written for physicians, nurses, and other health care profess…

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Modern Death: How Medicine Changed the End of Life

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Decision Making near the End of Life: Issues, Developments, and Future Directions (Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement) (2016-03-02)

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[(Decision-Making Near the End-of-Life: Issues, Developments, and Future Directions)] [Author: Jr. James L. Werth] published on (October, 2008)

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Decision Making near the End of Life: Issues, Developments, and Future Directions: Recent Developments and Future Directions (Series in Death, Dying and Bereavement) (2008-10-31)

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Decision Making near the End of Life: Issues, Developments, and Future Directions (Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement) (2008-10-20)

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Decision Making near the End of Life: Issues, Developments, and Future Directions (Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement) by Routledge (2008-10-20)

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