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dc.creatorBerger, Jeffrey Ten
dc.date.accessioned2016-03-18T17:40:24Zen
dc.date.available2016-03-18T17:40:24Zen
dc.date.created2010-05en
dc.date.issued2010-05en
dc.identifier.bibliographicCitationThe Hastings Center report 2010 May-Jun; 40(3): 32-8en
dc.identifier.urihttp://worldcatlibraries.org/registry/gateway?version=1.0&url_ver=Z39.88-2004&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:journal&atitle=Rethinking+guidelines+for+the+use+of+palliative+sedation.&title=The+Hastings+Center+report+&volume=40&issue=3&date=2010-05&au=Berger,+Jeffrey+Ten
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10822/1040277en
dc.description.abstractCurrent guidelines treat palliative sedation to unconsciousness as an effective medical treatment for terminally ill patients who need relief from severe symptoms, yet also restrict its use in ways that are extraordinary for medical treatments. A closer look at the kinds of cases in which palliative sedation is used suggests a way of adjusting the guidelines to resolve this seeming contradiction.en
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dc.languageenen
dc.sourceeweb:332194en
dc.subjectGuidelinesen
dc.subjectPatientsen
dc.subjectTerminally Illen
dc.subjectUnconsciousnessen
dc.subject.classificationDrugs and Drug Industryen
dc.subject.classificationQuality of Health Careen
dc.subject.classificationCare of the Dying Patienten
dc.titleRethinking Guidelines for the Use of Palliative Sedationen
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