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Author Brown, Samuel Morris, author.

Title Through the valley of shadows : living wills, intensive care, and making medicine human / Samuel Morris Brown.

Publication Info. New York, NY, United States of America : Oxford University Press, 2016.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    179.7 BRO    Available
 PAS Linda Vista Branch Non-Fiction    179.7 BRO    Available
Edition First edition.
Description xii, 272 pages ; 22 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A culture in crisis -- The rise of the living will -- Empirical and ethical problems with living wills -- Living wills don't make decisions : human beings do -- The barbaric life of the ICU -- Life after the ICU -- Reform : the current state of the art -- Healing the intensive care unit.
Subject Living wills -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Critical care medicine -- Psychological aspects.
Terminal care.
Physician and patient.
ISBN 9780199392957 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
0199392951 (hardcover ; alk. paper)

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