Oxford University Press (2008)
|Abstract||Putting in writing what you want (and don't want) -- What may happen if you don't make it "clear and convincing" -- Facts and statistics -- Empathy and the imagination -- Ancient myth and modern medicine: what can we learn from the past? -- Hoping for a miracle -- What could be wrong with hope? -- Medical futility -- Beyond futility to an ethic of care -- Future decisions we may all have to make.|
|Keywords||Terminal care Decision making Advance directives (Medical care Patient refusal of treatment Right to die Terminal Care ethics Advance Directives Bioethical Issues Medical Futility Right to Die ethics|
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|Call number||R726.8.S3384 2008|
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