Truth telling and advance planning at the end of life: Problems with autonomy in a multicultural world
Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
Informed Consent; Attitude to Death; Quality of Life; Cross-Cultural Comparison
Community Health | Other Medical Specialties | Preventive Medicine
Discusses American biomedicine's approach to informed consent and end of life issues, such as with cancer diagnoses, with a focus on patient disclosure and cross-cultural issues.
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Candib, Lucy M., "Truth telling and advance planning at the end of life: Problems with autonomy in a multicultural world" (2002). Family Medicine and Community Health Publications and Presentations. Paper 85.