Conflict Associated With Decisions to Limit Life-Sustaining Treatment in Intensive Care Units
Breen, Catherine M.
Abernethy, Amy P.
Abbott, Katerine H.
Tulsky, James A.
JGIM: Journal of General Internal Medicine 2001 May; 16(5): 283-289
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