An alert and incompetent self

TitleAn alert and incompetent self
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1998
JournalHastings Center Report
PublisherHastings Center
Type of ArticleCase Study
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number00930334
KeywordsCARING , Moral , Patients
AbstractPresents case studies on the treatment given to patients by their family care physicians. Indepth look at a seventy three year old woman who died after being removed from a hospital ventilator; Information on the legal rights of patients; Indepth look at how to determine the wishes of critically ill patients.
NotesHastings Center ReportAccession Number: 407349; Dresser, Rebecca Astrow, Alan B.; Source Info: Jan/Feb98, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p28; Subject Term: PATIENTS; Subject Term: CARING; Subject Term: MORAL & ethical aspects; Number of Pages: 3p; Document Type: Case Study; Full Text Word Count: 2306
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