A Proposal Concerning Decisions to Forgo Life-Sustaining Treatment for Young People
Journal of Pediatrics. 1989 Jul; 115(1): 17-22.
Adolescents; Age Factors; Allowing to Die; Attitudes; Attitudes to Death; Autonomy; Children; Competence; Comprehension; Consent; Death; Deception; Decision Making; Disclosure; Informed Consent; Life; Minors; Parent Child Relationship; Parents; Paternalism; Patient Participation; Physician's Role; Physicians; Psychological Stress; Risks and Benefits; Standards; Suffering; Terminal Care; Terminally Ill; Treatment Refusal; Trust; Withholding Treatment;
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Strategic Ambiguities in the Process of Consent: Role of the Family in Decisions to Forgo Life-Sustaining Treatment for Incompetent Elderly Patients Chun-yan, Tse; Tao, Julia (2004-04)This paper evaluates the Hong Kong approach to consent regarding the forgoing of life-sustaining treatment for incompetent elderly patients. It analyzes the contextualized approach in the Hong Kong process-based, ...