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The Resource Physician-assisted dying : the case for palliative care and patient choice, edited by Timothy E. Quill and Margaret P. Battin

Physician-assisted dying : the case for palliative care and patient choice, edited by Timothy E. Quill and Margaret P. Battin

Label
Physician-assisted dying : the case for palliative care and patient choice
Title
Physician-assisted dying
Title remainder
the case for palliative care and patient choice
Statement of responsibility
edited by Timothy E. Quill and Margaret P. Battin
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
179.7
Index
index present
LC call number
R726
LC item number
.P485 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Physician-assisted dying : the case for palliative care and patient choice, edited by Timothy E. Quill and Margaret P. Battin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The quality of mercy / Marcia Angell -- Nonabandonment: a central obligation for physicians / Timothy E. Quill and Christine K. Cassel -- The role of autonomy in choosing physician aid-in-dying / Thomas Preston, Martin Gunderson, and David J. Mayo -- Disability and physician-assisted dying / Andrew I. Batavia -- When suffering patients seek death / Eric J. Cassell -- Why do people seek physician-assisted death? / Robert A. Pearlman and Helene Starks -- Doctor/patient communication about physician-assisted suicide / Anthony L. Back -- When hastened death is neither killing nor letting-die / Tom L. Beauchamp -- Physician-assisted suicide as last resort option at the end of life / Dan W. Brock -- Death: a friend to be welcomed, not an enemy to be defeated / John Shelby Spong -- The Oregon experience / Linda Ganzini -- The distortion of cases in oregon / Peter Goodwin -- A model that integrates assisted dying with excellent end-of-life care / Barbara Coombs-Lee -- Thirty years of experience with euthanasia in the Netherlands: focusing on the patient as a person / Johannes J.M. van Delden, Jaap J.F. Visser, and Els Borst-Eilers -- The death of my father / Herman H. van der Kloot Meijburg -- Assisted death in the Netherlands: physicians at the bedside when help is requested / Gerrit K. Kimsma and Evert van Leeuwen -- Political strategy and legal change / Eli D. Stutsman -- Legal advocacy to improve care and expand options at the end of life / Kathryn L. Tucker -- Physician-assisted suicide: shifting the focus from means to ends / Alan Meisel -- Choice in dying: a political and constitutional context / Sylvia A. Law -- Hastening death: the seven deadly sins of the status quo / Charles H. Baron -- Conclusion: excellent palliative care as the standard, and physician-assisted dying as a last resort / Timothy E. Quill and Margaret P. Battin
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 342 p.
Isbn
9780801880698
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004010446
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn368266515
Label
Physician-assisted dying : the case for palliative care and patient choice, edited by Timothy E. Quill and Margaret P. Battin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The quality of mercy / Marcia Angell -- Nonabandonment: a central obligation for physicians / Timothy E. Quill and Christine K. Cassel -- The role of autonomy in choosing physician aid-in-dying / Thomas Preston, Martin Gunderson, and David J. Mayo -- Disability and physician-assisted dying / Andrew I. Batavia -- When suffering patients seek death / Eric J. Cassell -- Why do people seek physician-assisted death? / Robert A. Pearlman and Helene Starks -- Doctor/patient communication about physician-assisted suicide / Anthony L. Back -- When hastened death is neither killing nor letting-die / Tom L. Beauchamp -- Physician-assisted suicide as last resort option at the end of life / Dan W. Brock -- Death: a friend to be welcomed, not an enemy to be defeated / John Shelby Spong -- The Oregon experience / Linda Ganzini -- The distortion of cases in oregon / Peter Goodwin -- A model that integrates assisted dying with excellent end-of-life care / Barbara Coombs-Lee -- Thirty years of experience with euthanasia in the Netherlands: focusing on the patient as a person / Johannes J.M. van Delden, Jaap J.F. Visser, and Els Borst-Eilers -- The death of my father / Herman H. van der Kloot Meijburg -- Assisted death in the Netherlands: physicians at the bedside when help is requested / Gerrit K. Kimsma and Evert van Leeuwen -- Political strategy and legal change / Eli D. Stutsman -- Legal advocacy to improve care and expand options at the end of life / Kathryn L. Tucker -- Physician-assisted suicide: shifting the focus from means to ends / Alan Meisel -- Choice in dying: a political and constitutional context / Sylvia A. Law -- Hastening death: the seven deadly sins of the status quo / Charles H. Baron -- Conclusion: excellent palliative care as the standard, and physician-assisted dying as a last resort / Timothy E. Quill and Margaret P. Battin
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 342 p.
Isbn
9780801880698
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004010446
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn368266515

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