Medical Futility: Transforming a Clinical Concept Into Legal and Social Policies
Cranford, Ronald E.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 1994 Aug; 42(8): 894-898.
Allowing to Die; Artificial Feeding; Autonomy; Brain; Brain Death; Consensus; Death; Dementia; Determination of Death; Dissent; Futility; Goals; Guidelines; Institutional Policies; Justice; Legal Aspects; Legislation; Medicine; Motivation; Organizational Policies; Organizations; Persistent Vegetative State; Physicians; Professional Organizations; Public Policy; Refusal to Treat; Resource Allocation; Rights; Risks and Benefits; Terminology; Ventilators; Withholding Treatment;
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Cranford, Ronald; Gostin, Lawrence (1992)The simplistic concepts of futility and autonomy, then, cannot adequately inform society about the kinds of health care services that are appropriately provided to patients. Health care professionals, patients, and their ...