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Title End-of-life decision making : a cross-national study / Robert H. Blank and Janna C. Merrick.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  362.175 En21 2005    ---  Available
Description viii, 266 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Basic bioethics
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Issues at the end of life / Robert H. Blank -- Ethical questions related to end-of-life decisions : the Brazilian reality / Leo Pessini -- End-of-life care in China : a view from Beijing / Li Yiting, Ole Doring, Liu Fang, Fu Li, and Su Baoqi -- End-of-life decision making in Germany / Alfred Simon -- End-of-life decision making in India / Sunil K. Pandya -- End-of-life decision making in Israel / Tali Amidror and Frank J. Leavitt -- End-of-life care in Japan / Darryl Macer -- End-of-life decision making in Kenya / Angela Wasunna -- End-of-life decision making in the Netherlands / Henk ten Have -- End-of-life decision making in Taiwan / Tai-Yuan Chiu -- End-of-life decision making in Turkey / Sahin Aksoy -- Death policy in the United Kingdom / Richard Ashcroft -- Death and dying : the American experience / Janna C. Merrick -- State of end-of-life policy / Robert H. Blank.
Subject Terminal care -- Cross-cultural studies.
Palliative treatment -- Cross-cultural studies.
Medical policy -- Cross-cultural studies.
Death -- Cross-cultural studies.
Health Policy.
Attitude to Death.
Cross-Cultural Comparison.
Added Author Blank, Robert H.
Merrick, Janna C.
ISBN 0262025744
Standard No. NLM 101239965
NLGGC 264679385

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