Preferences for Different Life-Sustaining Treatments Among Elderly Persons in Israel
Journal of Gerontology, Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences 1997 March; 52B(2): S97-S102
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Carmel, Sara; Mutran, Elizabeth (1997-03)The purpose of this study was to assess elderly persons' wishes regarding the use and choice of different life-sustaining treatments (LST). Data were collected from a random sample of 987 Israeli elderly persons, aged 70+. ...
Stability of Elderly Persons' Expressed Preferences Regarding the Use of Life-Sustaining Treatments Carmel, Sara; Mutran, Elizabeth J. (1999-08)The purpose of the study was to assess the stability of expressed preferences for the use of life-sustaining treatments (LST) in severe illness conditions over two years. The two year longitudinal study included three structured ...