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The Resource Death's dominion : ethics at the end of life, Simon Woods, (electronic resource)

Death's dominion : ethics at the end of life, Simon Woods, (electronic resource)

Label
Death's dominion : ethics at the end of life
Title
Death's dominion
Title remainder
ethics at the end of life
Statement of responsibility
Simon Woods
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book looks at death and the issues and ethical dilemmas faced at the end of life. It addresses the central issues in the field such as withholding and withdrawing treatment, euthanasia and assisted suicide, terminal sedation and CPR (Cardio-pulmonary Resuscitation) and palliative care. The author also speculated about how things might develop in the future, exploring life extension techniques and some of the problems that these might raise. This book will appeal to undergraduate and postgraduate students, and professionals with an interest in death dying and ethical issues at end of life
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Woods, Simon
Dewey number
179.7
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Facing death
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical ethics
  • Palliative treatment
  • Right to die
Label
Death's dominion : ethics at the end of life, Simon Woods, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-175) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Palliative care : history and values
  • 4.
  • Ethics in palliative care : autonomy and respect for persons
  • 5.
  • Respect for persons : a framework for palliative care
  • 6.
  • Terminal sedation
  • 7.
  • Assisted dying
  • 8.
  • Acknowledgements
  • Concluding thoughts
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • 1.
  • Ethics
  • 2.
  • Good life, good death
  • 3.
Control code
ocn245018962
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 178 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281129895
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)245018962
Label
Death's dominion : ethics at the end of life, Simon Woods, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-175) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Palliative care : history and values
  • 4.
  • Ethics in palliative care : autonomy and respect for persons
  • 5.
  • Respect for persons : a framework for palliative care
  • 6.
  • Terminal sedation
  • 7.
  • Assisted dying
  • 8.
  • Acknowledgements
  • Concluding thoughts
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • 1.
  • Ethics
  • 2.
  • Good life, good death
  • 3.
Control code
ocn245018962
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 178 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281129895
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)245018962

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