Discussions about the use of life-sustaining treatments

a literature review of physicians' and patients' attitudes and practices. End of Life Study Group.

R. T. Layson, H. M. Adelman, P. M. Wallach, M. P. Pfeifer, S. Johnston, R. A. McNutt

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)195-203
Number of pages9
JournalThe Journal of clinical ethics
Volume5
Issue number3
StatePublished - Sep 1 1994

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Treatment Refusal
Resuscitation Orders
Attitude of Health Personnel
Life Support Care
Advance Directives
Patient Participation
Physician-Patient Relations
Withholding Treatment
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physician
Physicians
communication
Therapeutics
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  • Issues, ethics and legal aspects
  • Health(social science)
  • Health Policy

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Discussions about the use of life-sustaining treatments : a literature review of physicians' and patients' attitudes and practices. End of Life Study Group. / Layson, R. T.; Adelman, H. M.; Wallach, P. M.; Pfeifer, M. P.; Johnston, S.; McNutt, R. A.

In: The Journal of clinical ethics, Vol. 5, No. 3, 01.09.1994, p. 195-203.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Layson, R. T. ; Adelman, H. M. ; Wallach, P. M. ; Pfeifer, M. P. ; Johnston, S. ; McNutt, R. A. / Discussions about the use of life-sustaining treatments : a literature review of physicians' and patients' attitudes and practices. End of Life Study Group. In: The Journal of clinical ethics. 1994 ; Vol. 5, No. 3. pp. 195-203.
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