The Resource Physician-assisted dying : the case for palliative care and patient choice, edited by Timothy E. Quill and Margaret P. Battin

Physician-assisted dying : the case for palliative care and patient choice, edited by Timothy E. Quill and Margaret P. Battin

Label
Physician-assisted dying : the case for palliative care and patient choice
Title
Physician-assisted dying
Title remainder
the case for palliative care and patient choice
Statement of responsibility
edited by Timothy E. Quill and Margaret P. Battin
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
R726
LC item number
.P485 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Quill, Timothy E
  • Battin, M. Pabst
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Assisted suicide
  • Right to die
  • Palliative treatment
  • Terminal care
  • Patient satisfaction
  • Suicide, Assisted
  • Euthanasia
  • Palliative Care
  • Right to Die
Label
Physician-assisted dying : the case for palliative care and patient choice, edited by Timothy E. Quill and Margaret P. Battin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction. False dichotomy versus genuine choice : the argument over physician-assisted dying / Margaret P. Battin, Timothy E. Quill -- pt. 1. Perspectives on mercy, nonabandonment, autonomy, and choice -- 1. The quality of mercy / Marcia Angell -- 2. Nonabandonment : a central obligation for physicians / Timothy E. Quill, Christine K. Cassel -- 3. The role of autonomy in choosing physician aid in dying / Thomas Preston, Martin Gunderson, David J. Mayo -- 4. Disability and physician-assisted dying / Andrew I. Batavia -- 5. When suffering patients seek death / Eric J. Cassell -- pt. 2. Clinical, philosophical, and religious issues about the ending of life -- 6.Why do people seek physician-assisted death? / Robert A. Pearlman, Helene Starks -- 7. Doctor-patient communication about physician-assisted suicide / Anthony L. Back -- 8. When hastened death is neither killing nor letting die / Tom L. Beauchamp -- 9. Physician-assisted suicide as a last-resort option at the end of life / Dan W. Brock -- 10. Death : a friend to be welcomed, not an enemy to be defeated / John Shelby Spong -- pt. 3. Open practice in a legally tolerant environment -- 11. The Oregon experience / Linda Ganzini -- 12. The distortion of cases in Oregon / Peter Goodwin -- 13. A model that integrates assisted dying with excellent end-of-life care / Barbara Coombs Lee -- 14. Thirty years' experience with euthanasia in the Netherlands : focusing on the patient as a person / Johannes J.M. van Delden, Jaap J.F. Visser, Els Borst-Eilers -- 15. The death of my father / Herman H. van der Kloot Meijburg -- 16. Assisted death in the Netherlands : physicians at the bedside when help is requested / Gerrit K. Kimsma, Evert van Leeuwen -- pt. 4. Political and legal ferment -- 18. Legal advocacy to improve care and expand options at the end of life / Kathryn L. Tucker -- 19. Physician-assisted suicide : shifting the focus from means to ends / Alan Meisel -- 20. Choice in dying : a political and constitutional context / Sylvia A. Law -- 21. Hastening death : the seven deadly sins of status quo / Charles H. Baron -- Conclusion. Excellent palliative care as the standard, physician-assisted dying as a last resort / Timothy E. Quill, Margaret P. Battin
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 342 p.
Isbn
9780801880704
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
20040104 46
System control number
  • (OCoLC)55139064
  • (OCoLC)55139064
Label
Physician-assisted dying : the case for palliative care and patient choice, edited by Timothy E. Quill and Margaret P. Battin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction. False dichotomy versus genuine choice : the argument over physician-assisted dying / Margaret P. Battin, Timothy E. Quill -- pt. 1. Perspectives on mercy, nonabandonment, autonomy, and choice -- 1. The quality of mercy / Marcia Angell -- 2. Nonabandonment : a central obligation for physicians / Timothy E. Quill, Christine K. Cassel -- 3. The role of autonomy in choosing physician aid in dying / Thomas Preston, Martin Gunderson, David J. Mayo -- 4. Disability and physician-assisted dying / Andrew I. Batavia -- 5. When suffering patients seek death / Eric J. Cassell -- pt. 2. Clinical, philosophical, and religious issues about the ending of life -- 6.Why do people seek physician-assisted death? / Robert A. Pearlman, Helene Starks -- 7. Doctor-patient communication about physician-assisted suicide / Anthony L. Back -- 8. When hastened death is neither killing nor letting die / Tom L. Beauchamp -- 9. Physician-assisted suicide as a last-resort option at the end of life / Dan W. Brock -- 10. Death : a friend to be welcomed, not an enemy to be defeated / John Shelby Spong -- pt. 3. Open practice in a legally tolerant environment -- 11. The Oregon experience / Linda Ganzini -- 12. The distortion of cases in Oregon / Peter Goodwin -- 13. A model that integrates assisted dying with excellent end-of-life care / Barbara Coombs Lee -- 14. Thirty years' experience with euthanasia in the Netherlands : focusing on the patient as a person / Johannes J.M. van Delden, Jaap J.F. Visser, Els Borst-Eilers -- 15. The death of my father / Herman H. van der Kloot Meijburg -- 16. Assisted death in the Netherlands : physicians at the bedside when help is requested / Gerrit K. Kimsma, Evert van Leeuwen -- pt. 4. Political and legal ferment -- 18. Legal advocacy to improve care and expand options at the end of life / Kathryn L. Tucker -- 19. Physician-assisted suicide : shifting the focus from means to ends / Alan Meisel -- 20. Choice in dying : a political and constitutional context / Sylvia A. Law -- 21. Hastening death : the seven deadly sins of status quo / Charles H. Baron -- Conclusion. Excellent palliative care as the standard, physician-assisted dying as a last resort / Timothy E. Quill, Margaret P. Battin
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 342 p.
Isbn
9780801880704
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
20040104 46
System control number
  • (OCoLC)55139064
  • (OCoLC)55139064

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