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Deciding to forego life-sustaining treatment a report on the ethical, medical, and legal issues in treatment decisions. by United States. President"s Commission for the Study of Ethical Problems in Medicine and Biomedical and Behavioral Research.

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Published by President"s Commission for the Study of Ethical Problems in Medicine and Biomedical and Behavioral Research, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, DC .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Euthanasia -- Moral and ethical aspects.,
  • Right to die -- Moral and ethical aspects.,
  • Terminal care -- Moral and ethical aspects.,
  • Newborn infants -- Diseases -- Treatment -- Moral and ethical aspects.,
  • Medical ethics.,
  • Medical laws and legislation -- United States.

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Pagination554 p. :
Number of Pages554
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Open LibraryOL14540547M

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Deciding to Forego Life-Sustaining Treatment [Unknown] on lfcmalta.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying lfcmalta.com: Unknown. Get this from a library! Deciding to forego life-sustaining treatment: a report on the ethical, medical, and legal issues in treatment decisions.. [United States. President's Commission for the Study of Ethical Problems in Medicine and Biomedical and Behavioral Research.]. Deciding to forego life-sustaining treatment. [Table of Contents]  United States. President’s Commission for the Study of Ethical Problems in Medicine and Biomedical and Behavioral Research () Discusses the considerations and issues involved in making the decision to prolong life or not. Table of Contents contains the front matter. BARUCH A. BRODY, Ph.D. Professor of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine. In , the President's Commission for the study of Ethical Problems in Medicine and Biomedical and Behavioral Research produced a report on the topic of limiting life-prolonging therapy entitled Deciding to Forego Life-Sustaining Treatment. 1 Three years later, in , the New York State Task Force on Life and the .

Dec 01,  · Search for this keyword. Advanced searchCited by: Abstract. Building on a central conclusion of its report on informed consent [1] — that decisions about health care ultimately rest with competent patients — the Commission in this Report examines the situations in which a patient’s choice to forego life-sustaining therapy may be . Deciding to forego life-sustaining treatment Discusses the considerations and issues involved in making the decision to prolong life or not. This is a multi-part document. 1. Health Manage Forum. Summer;7(2) Deciding to forego life-sustaining treatment. Lamb RM. PMID: [Indexed for MEDLINE] Publication Types:Cited by:

Mar 11,  · The ethics of forgoing life-sustaining treatment: theoretical considerations and clinical decision making. if the patient refusing the life-sustaining treatment is competent, one of the two necessary conditions for treatment discussed above is not fulfilled and hence the patient’s health care providers are not ethically permitted to start Cited by: Deciding to Forego Life-Sustaining Treatment A Report on the Ethical, Medical, and Legal Issues in Treatment Decisions March President's Commission for the Study of Ethical Problems in Medicine and Biomedical and Behavioral Research President's Commission for the Study of Ethical Problems in Medicine and Biomedical and Behavioral Research. Deciding to Forego Life-Sustaining Treatment: Implications for Policy in Creator. Cassel, Christine K. Deciding to Forego Life-Sustaining Treatment: Implications for Policy in  Cassel, Christine K. () Deciding to Forego Life-Sustaining Treatment: Implications for Policy in Creator. Cassel, Christine K. May 20,  · Author of Securing Access to Health Care, Compensating for research injuries, Deciding to forego life-sustaining treatment, Deciding to Forego Life-Sustaining Treatment, President's Commission for the Study of Ethical Problems in Medicine and Biomedical and Behavioral Research, Deciding to forego life-sustaining treatment, Splicing life, Deciding to Forego Life-Sustaining Treatment.