Ethics perspectives on end-of-life care

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Abstract

Aggressive medical management of the terminally ill has given rise to significant issues in the ethics of end-of-life care. The major ethics principles of autonomy, beneficence, and justice help frame existing research findings. A wave of national initiatives to improve end-of-life care is occurring.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)162-167
Number of pages6
JournalNursing Outlook
Volume47
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - 1999

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Ethics perspectives on end-of-life care. / Tilden, Virginia.

In: Nursing Outlook, Vol. 47, No. 4, 1999, p. 162-167.

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Tilden, Virginia. / Ethics perspectives on end-of-life care. In: Nursing Outlook. 1999 ; Vol. 47, No. 4. pp. 162-167.
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