The Patient Self-Determination Act of 1990
Paris, John J.
O'Connell, Kevin J.
Clinical Ethics Report. 1991; 5(3): 1-10.
Advance Directives; Allowing to Die; Autonomy; Communication; Consent; Decision Making; Education; Federal Government; Government; Government Regulation; Health; Institutional Policies; Legal Aspects; Legislation; Life; Living Wills; Persistent Vegetative State; Physician Patient Relationship; Physicians; Prolongation of Life; Regulation; Right to Die; State Government; Terminally Ill; Treatment Refusal; Wills;
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Advance Directives on Admission: Clinical Implications and Analysis of the Patient Self-Determination Act of 1990 La Puma, John; Orentlicher, David; Moss, Robert J. (1991-07-17)To encourage patients to complete advance directives, Congress enacted the Patient Self-Determination Act...last October. The Act takes effect on December 1, 1991, and requires hospitals, nursing homes, and hospices to ...