Dementia and the Ethics of Decision-Making
Conservative Judiasm 2005 Fall; 58(1): 18-35
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Making Decisions About Life-Sustaining Medical Treatment in Patients With Dementia: The Problem of Patient Decision-Making Capacity Derse, Arthur R. (1999-01)The problem of decision-making capacity in patients with dementia, such as those with early stage Alzheimer's, can be vexing, especially when these patients refuse life-sustaining medical treatments. However, these patients ...
Baskin, Shari A.; Morris, Jane; Ahronheim, Judith C.; Meier, Diane E.; Morrison, R. Sean (1998-03)OBJECTIVE: To identify barriers to informed consent in research involving subjects with advanced dementia. DESIGN: A randomized controlled clinical trial of palliative care approaches, compared with usual care, in subjects ...