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The Resource The better end : surviving (and dying) on your own terms in today's modern medical world, Dan Morhaim

The better end : surviving (and dying) on your own terms in today's modern medical world, Dan Morhaim

Label
The better end : surviving (and dying) on your own terms in today's modern medical world
Title
The better end
Title remainder
surviving (and dying) on your own terms in today's modern medical world
Statement of responsibility
Dan Morhaim
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morhaim, Dan
Dewey number
179.7
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Advance directives (Medical care)
  • Right to die
  • Terminal care
  • Death
Label
The better end : surviving (and dying) on your own terms in today's modern medical world, Dan Morhaim
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
The basics: life, death, planning -- Controversies and how to avoid becoming one -- Alberta Cole: not deciding is a decision -- Step one: overview of the forms -- Outlooks and outcomes -- Step two: choosing the kind of care you want -- Karen Quinlan, Nancy Cruzan, and Terri Schiavo: it's not just about older people -- Dave Eckhart: who's in charge? -- Step three: selecting your health care agent -- Palliative care and hospice -- Abby Miller: a better end -- No easy answers: Alzheimer's disease and dementia -- Why don't more people have an advance directive? -- Step four: legal and other decisions -- Speaking personally
Control code
BK0010346204
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 150 p.
Isbn
9781421404189
Isbn Type
: PAP
Lccn
2011016536
System control number
  • (Sirsi) l2011016536
  • (Sirsi) l2011016536
Label
The better end : surviving (and dying) on your own terms in today's modern medical world, Dan Morhaim
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
The basics: life, death, planning -- Controversies and how to avoid becoming one -- Alberta Cole: not deciding is a decision -- Step one: overview of the forms -- Outlooks and outcomes -- Step two: choosing the kind of care you want -- Karen Quinlan, Nancy Cruzan, and Terri Schiavo: it's not just about older people -- Dave Eckhart: who's in charge? -- Step three: selecting your health care agent -- Palliative care and hospice -- Abby Miller: a better end -- No easy answers: Alzheimer's disease and dementia -- Why don't more people have an advance directive? -- Step four: legal and other decisions -- Speaking personally
Control code
BK0010346204
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 150 p.
Isbn
9781421404189
Isbn Type
: PAP
Lccn
2011016536
System control number
  • (Sirsi) l2011016536
  • (Sirsi) l2011016536

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