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The Resource The Hastings Center guidelines for decisions on life-sustaining treatment and care near the end of life, Nancy Berlinger, Bruce Jennings, and Susan M. Wolf

The Hastings Center guidelines for decisions on life-sustaining treatment and care near the end of life, Nancy Berlinger, Bruce Jennings, and Susan M. Wolf

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The Hastings Center guidelines for decisions on life-sustaining treatment and care near the end of life
Title
The Hastings Center guidelines for decisions on life-sustaining treatment and care near the end of life
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Berlinger, Bruce Jennings, and Susan M. Wolf
Title variation
Guidelines for decisions on life-sustaining treatment and care near the end of life
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
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Berlinger, Nancy
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1949-
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  • Jennings, Bruce
  • Wolf, Susan M.
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  • Terminal care
  • Life support systems (Critical care)
  • Decision making
  • Life support systems (Critical care)
  • Terminal care
Label
The Hastings Center guidelines for decisions on life-sustaining treatment and care near the end of life, Nancy Berlinger, Bruce Jennings, and Susan M. Wolf
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Rev. ed. of: Guidelines on the termination of life-sustaining treatment and the care of the dying / by the Hastings Center. c1987
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-231) and index
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volume
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nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Ethics goals for good care when patients face decisions about life-sustaining treatment or approach the end of life -- Ethics education competencies for health care professionals caring for patients facing decisions about life-sustaining treatment or approaching the end of life -- Organizational systems supporting good care and ethical practice -- Social, economic, and legal contexts -- Guidelines for advance care planning and advance directives: using patient preferences to establish goals of care and develop the care plan -- Guidelines for the decision-making process -- Guidelines concerning neonates, infants, children, and adolescents -- Guidelines for care transitions -- Guidelines for the determination of death -- Guidelines for institutional policy -- Communication with patients, surrogates, and loved ones -- Communication and collaboration with patients with disabilities -- Psychological dimensions of decision-making about life-sustaining treatment and care near the end of life -- Decision-making concerning specific treatments and technologies -- Institutional discussion guide on resource allocation and the cost of care
Control code
FIEb17481193
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxii, 240 pages
Isbn
9780199974566
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1088483599
Label
The Hastings Center guidelines for decisions on life-sustaining treatment and care near the end of life, Nancy Berlinger, Bruce Jennings, and Susan M. Wolf
Publication
Copyright
Note
Rev. ed. of: Guidelines on the termination of life-sustaining treatment and the care of the dying / by the Hastings Center. c1987
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-231) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Ethics goals for good care when patients face decisions about life-sustaining treatment or approach the end of life -- Ethics education competencies for health care professionals caring for patients facing decisions about life-sustaining treatment or approaching the end of life -- Organizational systems supporting good care and ethical practice -- Social, economic, and legal contexts -- Guidelines for advance care planning and advance directives: using patient preferences to establish goals of care and develop the care plan -- Guidelines for the decision-making process -- Guidelines concerning neonates, infants, children, and adolescents -- Guidelines for care transitions -- Guidelines for the determination of death -- Guidelines for institutional policy -- Communication with patients, surrogates, and loved ones -- Communication and collaboration with patients with disabilities -- Psychological dimensions of decision-making about life-sustaining treatment and care near the end of life -- Decision-making concerning specific treatments and technologies -- Institutional discussion guide on resource allocation and the cost of care
Control code
FIEb17481193
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxii, 240 pages
Isbn
9780199974566
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1088483599

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