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Journal of Pain & Palliative Care Pharmacotherapy, ISSN 1536-0288, 3/2015, Volume 29, Issue 1, pp. 37 - 40
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Journal of pain and symptom management, ISSN 0885-3924, 09/2020, Volume 60, Issue 3, pp. 595 - 601.e3
To determine how demographic, socioeconomic, health, and psychosocial factors predict preferences to accept life-prolonging treatments (LPTs... 
older adults | preferences | End of life | life-prolonging treatment | race | DEPRESSION | MEDICINE, GENERAL & INTERNAL | ADVANCE DIRECTIVES | SUSTAINING TREATMENTS | DISPARITIES | HEALTH CARE SCIENCES & SERVICES | CLINICAL NEUROLOGY
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Clinical microbiology and infection, ISSN 1198-743X, 01/2015, Volume 21, Issue 1, pp. 27 - 29
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Journal of law and medicine, ISSN 1320-159X, 04/2018, Volume 25, Issue 3, pp. 626 - 633
The principle from Re J [1993] 3 WLR 507 has stood since 1993: a mentally competent patient cannot demand a specific treatment, nor can a court make an order... 
Re J principle | demanding treatment | life prolonging treatment | competent patients | best interests | role of courts | incompetent patients | Decision Making | Patient Care | Female | Male | Jurisprudence | Humans
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International Journal of Qualitative Studies on Health and Well-being, ISSN 1748-2623, 01/2019, Volume 14, Issue 1, pp. 1632110 - 1632110
Purpose: This study aimed to clarify the experiences of caregivers desiring to refuse life-prolonging treatment for their elderly parents at the end of life. Methods... 
Family caregiver | life-prolonging treatment | elderly | qualitative analysis | end-of-life care | PUBLIC, ENVIRONMENTAL & OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH | NURSING | SOCIAL SCIENCES, BIOMEDICAL | Decision Making | Caregivers - psychology | Humans | Japan | Interviews as Topic | Aged | Life Support Care | Qualitative Research | Terminal Care | Index Medicus | family caregiver
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Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica, ISSN 0001-5172, 05/2003, Volume 47, Issue 5, pp. 501 - 507
.... In Sweden there are no guidelines for the withholding or withdrawal of life-sustaining treatments, and information on the frequency of such decisions is scarce... 
severity of illness | withdrawal of life-prolonging medical treatment | critical care | ethics | outcome
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ONKOLOGE, ISSN 0947-8965, 11/2016, Volume 22, Issue 11, pp. 844 - 851
Due to improved treatment options the importance of reasoned decisions against life-prolonging treatment is increasing... 
PALLIATIVE CARE | Clinical ethics | CANCER | DECISIONS | ONCOLOGY | Limiting life-prolonging treatment | End of life decisions | Advance care planning | END | PATIENT | HEALTH | COMMUNICATION | Shared decision-making
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European journal of cancer care, ISSN 0961-5423, 2018, Volume 27, Issue 1, pp. e12770 - n/a
Chemotherapy, radiotherapy, hormone therapy and immune therapy have made many cancers chronic, potential curable diseases rather than inevitably fatal, but the treatments are often both mentally... 
narratives | cancer patients | life‐prolonging treatment | life-prolonging treatment | ONCOLOGY | NURSING | HEALTH CARE SCIENCES & SERVICES | STORIES | REHABILITATION | END | CANCER | CARE | Chemotherapy | Cancer | Qualitative research | Death & dying | Side effects | Motivation | Palliative care | Health psychology | Tension | Radiation therapy | Cancer therapies | Patients
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