Death and Dying Sourcebook: Basic Consumer Health Information About End-of-Life Care and Related Perspectives and Ethical Issues, Including End-of-Life Symptoms and Treatments, Pain Management, Quality-of-Life Concerns, the Use of Life Support, Patients' Rights and Privacy Issues, Advance Directives, Physician-Assisted Suicide, Caregiving, Organ and Tissue Donation, Autopsies, Funeral Arrangements, and Grief, Along With Statistical Data, Information About the Leading Causes of Death, A Glossary, and Directories of Support Groups and Other Resources
Shannon, Joyce Brennfleck
Detroit, MI: Omnigraphics, 2006. 653 p.
Advance Directives; Assisted Suicide; Autopsies; Death; Health; Life; Pain; Patients; Patients' Rights; Privacy; Rights; Suicide; Tissue Donation; Value / Quality of Life; Patient Relationships; Allocation of Health Care Resources; Donation / Procurement of Organs and Tissues; Death and Dying; Suicide / Assisted Suicide; Care of the Dying Patient; Care of Dying Minors; Prolongation of Life and Euthanasia; Living Wills / Advance Directives; Health Care for Particular Diseases or Groups;
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