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The Resource The better end : surviving (and dying) on your own terms in today's modern medical world, Dan Morhaim, (electronic resource)

The better end : surviving (and dying) on your own terms in today's modern medical world, Dan Morhaim, (electronic resource)

Label
The better end : surviving (and dying) on your own terms in today's modern medical world
Title
The better end
Title remainder
surviving (and dying) on your own terms in today's modern medical world
Statement of responsibility
Dan Morhaim
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Dan Morhaim, a practicing physician and Maryland state legislator, guides readers through the medical and legal maze of end-of-life care. He details the care choices available and demystifies living wills and advance directives. Breaking down the barriers to a difficult but essential topic, he shows the way to a better end."--P. [4] of cover
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
179.7
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
The better end : surviving (and dying) on your own terms in today's modern medical world, Dan Morhaim, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=10B47B58-03E4-45E4-ACA2-5E7468FB1B15
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: then and now -- The basics: life, death, planning -- Controversies and how to avoid becoming one -- Alberta Cole: not deciding is a decision -- Step one: overview of the forms -- Outlooks and outcomes -- Step two: choosing the kind of care you want -- Karen Quinlan, Nancy Cruzan, and Terri Schiavo: it's not just about older people -- Dave Eckhart: who's in charge? -- Step three: selecting your health care agent -- Palliative care and hospice -- Abby Miller: a better end -- No easy answers: Alzheimer's disease and dementia -- Why don't more people have an advance directive? -- Step four: legal and other decisions -- Speaking personally
Control code
ocn853451372
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 150 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781421404462
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
10B47B58-03E4-45E4-ACA2-5E7468FB1B15
System control number
(OCoLC)853451372
Label
The better end : surviving (and dying) on your own terms in today's modern medical world, Dan Morhaim, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=10B47B58-03E4-45E4-ACA2-5E7468FB1B15
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: then and now -- The basics: life, death, planning -- Controversies and how to avoid becoming one -- Alberta Cole: not deciding is a decision -- Step one: overview of the forms -- Outlooks and outcomes -- Step two: choosing the kind of care you want -- Karen Quinlan, Nancy Cruzan, and Terri Schiavo: it's not just about older people -- Dave Eckhart: who's in charge? -- Step three: selecting your health care agent -- Palliative care and hospice -- Abby Miller: a better end -- No easy answers: Alzheimer's disease and dementia -- Why don't more people have an advance directive? -- Step four: legal and other decisions -- Speaking personally
Control code
ocn853451372
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 150 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781421404462
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
10B47B58-03E4-45E4-ACA2-5E7468FB1B15
System control number
(OCoLC)853451372

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