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Truth telling and advance planning at the end of life: Problems with autonomy in a multicultural world
Family Medicine and Community Health Publications and Presentations
  • Lucy M. Candib, University of Massachusetts Medical School
UMMS Affiliation
Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
Date
1-1-2002
Document Type
Article
Subjects
Informed Consent; Attitude to Death; Quality of Life; Cross-Cultural Comparison
Abstract
Discusses 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.
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Citation: Families, Systems, & Health. Vol 20(3), Fal 2002, p. 213-228. Link to article on publisher's website. Alternative link
Citation Information
Lucy 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/