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Are Physicians' Recommendations to Limit Life Support Beneficial or Burdensome?: Bringing Empirical Data to the Debate

By Douglas B. White, Leah R. Evans, Christopher A. Bautista, John M. Luce and Bernard Lo

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Rationale: Although there is a growing belief that physicians should routinely provide a recommendation to surrogates during deliberations about withdrawing life support, there is a paucity of empirical data on surrogates' perspectives on this topic

Topics: B. Critical Care
Publisher: American Thoracic Society
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:2731809
Provided by: PubMed Central
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