Project: Health Care Decisions and End-of-Life Issues (2002)
Keywords: health, patients’ rights, informed consent, medical law, health care decisions, end of life, wills, estates & life planning, guardianship, power of attorney and representation agreements, seniors, disabilities, capacity, doctors, medical practitioners, dispute resolution, legislation, do not resuscitate orders, Stephan Salzberg
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