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Accounting for Patient Preferences Regarding Life-Sustaining Treatment in Evaluations of Medical Effectiveness and Quality

A.J. Walkey, A.E. Barnato, R.S.Wiener, B.K.Nallamothu Am J Resp Crit Care Med, 2017, 196(8); 958-963


Person-centred care requires engagement of patients in decision-making. In particular, in end-of-life care clinicians are encouraged to elicit and document patients’ preferences for life-sustaining treatments early in the course of hospitalization. 



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