Death and Dying Sourcebook: Basic Consumer Health Information for the Layperson About End-of-Life Care and Related Ethical and Legal Issues, Including Chief Causes of Death, Autopsies, Pain Management for the Terminally Ill, Life Support Systems, Insurance, Euthanasia, Assisted Suicide, Hospice Programs, Living Wills, Funeral Planning, Counseling, Mourning, Organ Donation, and Physician Training; Along With Statistical Data, a Glossary, and Listings of Sources for Further Help And Information
Muth, Annemarie S.
Detroit, MI: Omnigraphics, 1999. 641 p.
Assisted Suicide; Autopsies; Counseling; Death; Euthanasia; Health; Insurance; Life; Living Wills; Organ Donation; Pain; Suicide; Terminally Ill; Wills; Religious Ethics; Value / Quality of Life; Sociology of Health Care; Quality of Health Care; Donation / Procurement of Organs and Tissues; Death and Dying; Attitudes Toward Death; Care of the Dying Patient; Prolongation of Life and Euthanasia; Economics of Health Care;
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