Refusal of life-prolonging treatment
Journal of Palliative Care 1998 Autumn; 14(3): 102-103
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Assessment and Management of Medically Ill Patients Who Refuse Life-Prolonging Treatments: Two Case Reports and Proposed Guidelines Jenkins, Catherine; Bruera, Eduardo (1998)Patients who have chosen to have treatment withdrawn because of debilitating conditions pose a special problem for palliative care. We report on two such patients: patient 1 refused amputation of a gangrenous leg and patient ...