PSDA in the nursing home

TitlePSDA in the nursing home
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1991
AuthorsJohnson, S
JournalHastings Center Report
Volume21
Issue5
Paginations3-S4
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number00930334
Accession Number9110214027
KeywordsInformed Consent , Medical , MEDICINE , NURSING , Older People and Medical Care
AbstractComments on the differences between nursing homes and hospitals in relation to health care decision making. Patient Self-Determination Act; How the differences arise; Regulatory systems applicable to nursing homes and hospitals; Court cases including: `Conroy,' `Quinlan,' and `Greenspan'; Risk aversion; Advance directives; More.
NotesJohnson, S.; Source Info: Sep/Oct91, Vol. 21 Issue 5, Special Supplement ps3; Subject Term: MEDICAL care; Number of Pages: 2p; Document Type: Article; Full Text Word Count: 927
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