Truth telling and advance planning at the end of life: Problems with autonomy in a multicultural worldFamily Medicine and Community Health Publications and Presentations
UMMS AffiliationDepartment of Family Medicine and Community Health
SubjectsInformed Consent; Attitude to Death; Quality of Life; Cross-Cultural Comparison
AbstractDiscusses American biomedicine's approach to informed consent and end of life issues, such as with cancer diagnoses, with a focus on patient disclosure and cross-cultural issues.
Rights and PermissionsCitation: Families, Systems, & Health. Vol 20(3), Fal 2002, p. 213-228. Link to article on publisher's website. Alternative link
Citation InformationLucy M. Candib. "Truth telling and advance planning at the end of life: Problems with autonomy in a multicultural world" (2002)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/lucy_candib/44/