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The Resource A better way of dying : how to make the best choices at the end of life, Jeanne Fitzpatrick & Eileen M. Fitpatrick

A better way of dying : how to make the best choices at the end of life, Jeanne Fitzpatrick & Eileen M. Fitpatrick

Label
A better way of dying : how to make the best choices at the end of life
Title
A better way of dying
Title remainder
how to make the best choices at the end of life
Statement of responsibility
Jeanne Fitzpatrick & Eileen M. Fitpatrick
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Advanced directives and living wills have improved our ability to dictate end-of-life care, but even these cannot guarantee that we will be allowed the dignity of a natural death. Offers a simple and effective framework for leaving caretakers concrete, unambiguous, and legally binding instructions about your wishes for your last days
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fitzpatrick, Jeanne
Dewey number
616/.029
Index
no index present
LC call number
R726.2
LC item number
.F58 2010
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
W 85.5
NLM item number
F559b 2010
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fitzpatrick, Eileen M
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Advance directives (Medical care)
  • Terminal care
Target audience
adult
Label
A better way of dying : how to make the best choices at the end of life, Jeanne Fitzpatrick & Eileen M. Fitpatrick
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Why your living will is not enough"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The need for change : the cautionary tale of Phyllis Shattuck -- Your right to die -- The competent elderly -- The terminally ill -- Alzheimer's dementia and the compassion protocol -- Step one: know your options -- Step two : make your decisions -- Step three : communicate your decisions -- Step four : do the paperwork -- Step five : plan the kind of death you want -- Hospice and the compassion protocol -- Everyone's worst fear : the nursing home -- Looking ahead
Control code
ocn430052076
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xviii, 222 pages
Isbn
9780143116752
Lccn
2009038937
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
616.029 F582 ; P ; XX-N ; CM1006BT.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 430052076
  • (Sirsi) 430052076
  • (OCoLC)430052076
Label
A better way of dying : how to make the best choices at the end of life, Jeanne Fitzpatrick & Eileen M. Fitpatrick
Publication
Note
"Why your living will is not enough"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The need for change : the cautionary tale of Phyllis Shattuck -- Your right to die -- The competent elderly -- The terminally ill -- Alzheimer's dementia and the compassion protocol -- Step one: know your options -- Step two : make your decisions -- Step three : communicate your decisions -- Step four : do the paperwork -- Step five : plan the kind of death you want -- Hospice and the compassion protocol -- Everyone's worst fear : the nursing home -- Looking ahead
Control code
ocn430052076
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xviii, 222 pages
Isbn
9780143116752
Lccn
2009038937
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
616.029 F582 ; P ; XX-N ; CM1006BT.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 430052076
  • (Sirsi) 430052076
  • (OCoLC)430052076

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