The Resource Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 20 (2000) : Focus on the End of Life--Scientific and Social Issues

Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 20 (2000) : Focus on the End of Life--Scientific and Social Issues

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Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 20 (2000) : Focus on the End of Life--Scientific and Social Issues
Title
Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 20 (2000)
Title remainder
Focus on the End of Life--Scientific and Social Issues
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The study of "the end of life" has become a major focus on medicine, the social sciences, ethics, and religion. This volume brings together the latest research on issues around death and dying, life's attributes as it nears death, planning and preparation for death, and care and intervetion-related issues. This evidence-based finding of this volume will help shape how we approach the topic for years to come
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MiAaPQ
LC call number
RC952.A1 -- A5620 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Advance directives (Medical care)
  • Death -- Social aspects
  • Hospice care
  • Right to die
  • Terminal care
Label
Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 20 (2000) : Focus on the End of Life--Scientific and Social Issues
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=423570
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Publication
Copyright
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online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Contributors -- Forthcoming Contents for Volume 21 -- 1. An Overview of the End of Life -- 2. Ethics and Spirituality: Strangers at the End of Life? -- 3. Medical Decision Making Toward the End of Life: Ethical, Economic, and Health Policy Implications -- 4. Quality-of-Life Trajectories of Elders in the End of Life -- 5. Measuring Quality of Medical Care for Dying Persons and Their Families: Preliminary Suggestions for Accountability -- 6. Comfort in Older Adults at the End of Life -- 7. Friendship at the End of Life -- 8. Healthy Elders' Early Decisions for End-of-Life Living and Dying -- 9. Hospice and Its Role in Improving End-of-Life Care -- 10. End of Life in Nursing Homes -- 11. The Ethnography of the End of Life: The Nursing Home and Other Residential Settings -- 12. Clinical Aspects of End-of-Life Care -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W
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EBC423570
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (345 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826116611
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC423570
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL423570
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10265623
  • (OCoLC)437109885
Label
Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 20 (2000) : Focus on the End of Life--Scientific and Social Issues
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=423570
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Contributors -- Forthcoming Contents for Volume 21 -- 1. An Overview of the End of Life -- 2. Ethics and Spirituality: Strangers at the End of Life? -- 3. Medical Decision Making Toward the End of Life: Ethical, Economic, and Health Policy Implications -- 4. Quality-of-Life Trajectories of Elders in the End of Life -- 5. Measuring Quality of Medical Care for Dying Persons and Their Families: Preliminary Suggestions for Accountability -- 6. Comfort in Older Adults at the End of Life -- 7. Friendship at the End of Life -- 8. Healthy Elders' Early Decisions for End-of-Life Living and Dying -- 9. Hospice and Its Role in Improving End-of-Life Care -- 10. End of Life in Nursing Homes -- 11. The Ethnography of the End of Life: The Nursing Home and Other Residential Settings -- 12. Clinical Aspects of End-of-Life Care -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W
Control code
EBC423570
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (345 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826116611
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC423570
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL423570
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10265623
  • (OCoLC)437109885

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