Patients' attitudes toward advance directives and end-of-life treatment decisions

Marie T. Nolan, Mark Bruder

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Abstract

Although many hospitals have launched patient education programs regarding advance directives, the number of patients choosing to issue these documents remains low. What attitudes do patients have about advance directives, and how do these attitudes relate to the decisions patients make regarding these directives?

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)204-208
Number of pages5
JournalNursing outlook
Volume45
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1997

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nursing(all)

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