Handling Conflict in End-of-Care

Published in: JAMA, The Journal of the American Medical Association, v. 283, no. 24, June 28, 2000, p. 3199-3200

Posted on RAND.org on January 01, 2000

by Joanne Lynn

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Letter to the editor commenting on an article by Dr. Susan Dorr Goold and colleagues regarding conflicts between physicians and families and decisions to limit life-sustaining treatment for end-of-life patients.

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