Legal implications of withholding and withdrawing medical treatment.

Amy M. Haddad, M. B. Kapp

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Abstract

It is important that home care providers be aware of recent developments in the law and public policy regarding terminal care decisions, as well as develop guidelines that both avoid legal and regulatory difficulties and ensure that the client is treated with dignity.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)14-19
Number of pages6
JournalCaring : National Association for Home Care magazine
Volume10
Issue number9
StatePublished - Sep 1991

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Withholding Treatment
Terminal Care
Public Policy
Home Care Services
Guidelines

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  • Medicine(all)

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Legal implications of withholding and withdrawing medical treatment. / Haddad, Amy M.; Kapp, M. B.

In: Caring : National Association for Home Care magazine, Vol. 10, No. 9, 09.1991, p. 14-19.

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