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The Resource Embracing our mortality : hard choices in an age of medical miracles, Lawrence J. Schneiderman, (electronic resource)

Embracing our mortality : hard choices in an age of medical miracles, Lawrence J. Schneiderman, (electronic resource)

Label
Embracing our mortality : hard choices in an age of medical miracles
Title
Embracing our mortality
Title remainder
hard choices in an age of medical miracles
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence J. Schneiderman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Schneiderman, L. J
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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ebrary, Inc
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  • Terminal care
  • Advance directives (Medical care)
  • Patient refusal of treatment
  • Right to die
Label
Embracing our mortality : hard choices in an age of medical miracles, Lawrence J. Schneiderman, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
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
Control code
ebr10375170
Dimensions
19 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 219 p.
Form of item
electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647898319
Label
Embracing our mortality : hard choices in an age of medical miracles, Lawrence J. Schneiderman, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
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
Control code
ebr10375170
Dimensions
19 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 219 p.
Form of item
electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647898319

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