The Resource Death and dignity : making choices and taking charge, Timothy E. Quill

Death and dignity : making choices and taking charge, Timothy E. Quill

Label
Death and dignity : making choices and taking charge
Title
Death and dignity
Title remainder
making choices and taking charge
Statement of responsibility
Timothy E. Quill
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
VVH
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Quill, Timothy E
Dewey number
  • 362.175
  • 362.175
Index
index present
LC call number
R726.8
LC item number
.Q55 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WB 310
NLM item number
Q6d 1993
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Terminal care
  • Assisted suicide
  • Right to die
Label
Death and dignity : making choices and taking charge, Timothy E. Quill
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface. Death and dignity : a case of individualized decision making -- 1. Early brushes with death : formative experiences as a resident and grandson -- 2. The Hippocratic oath and the care of the dying : reconsidering medicine's goals and values -- 3. Death or Chi-Chi? : the burdens of aggressive medical treatment -- 4. Comfort care : a humane alternative -- 5. The limitations of comfort care : double effects, double binds, and double standards -- 6. Defining moments : compassion and conflicting responsibilities -- 7. Public policy : exploring a wider range of options for the dying -- 8. Physician-assisted suicide : potential clinical criteria -- 9. Background for advance directives : what can happen if I lose mental capacity in the future? -- 10. Advance directives : living will or health care proxy? -- 11. Challenges and final thoughts
Control code
ocn985629323
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
255 pages
Isbn
9780393034486
Lccn
92020710
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)985629323
Label
Death and dignity : making choices and taking charge, Timothy E. Quill
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface. Death and dignity : a case of individualized decision making -- 1. Early brushes with death : formative experiences as a resident and grandson -- 2. The Hippocratic oath and the care of the dying : reconsidering medicine's goals and values -- 3. Death or Chi-Chi? : the burdens of aggressive medical treatment -- 4. Comfort care : a humane alternative -- 5. The limitations of comfort care : double effects, double binds, and double standards -- 6. Defining moments : compassion and conflicting responsibilities -- 7. Public policy : exploring a wider range of options for the dying -- 8. Physician-assisted suicide : potential clinical criteria -- 9. Background for advance directives : what can happen if I lose mental capacity in the future? -- 10. Advance directives : living will or health care proxy? -- 11. Challenges and final thoughts
Control code
ocn985629323
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
255 pages
Isbn
9780393034486
Lccn
92020710
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)985629323

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