The Resource End of life choices : consensus and controversy, Fiona Randall, R.S. Downie, (electronic resource)

End of life choices : consensus and controversy, Fiona Randall, R.S. Downie, (electronic resource)

Label
End of life choices : consensus and controversy
Title
End of life choices
Title remainder
consensus and controversy
Statement of responsibility
Fiona Randall, R.S. Downie
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A book for nurses, doctors and all who provide end of life care, this essential volume guides readers through the ethical complexities of such care, including current policy initiatives, and encourages debate and discussion on their controversial aspects. dived into two parts, it introduces and explains clinical decision making-processes about which there is broad consensus, in line with guidance documents issued by WHO, BMA, GMC, and similar bodies. The changing political andsocial context where 'patient choice' has become a central idea, and the broadened scope of potients' best interests, h
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Randall, Fiona
Dewey number
  • 362.175
  • 616.029
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
R726.8
LC item number
.R36 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Downie, R. S.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Palliative treatment
  • Terminal care
Label
End of life choices : consensus and controversy, Fiona Randall, R.S. Downie, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Title Page; Copyright; Preface; Contents; List of abbreviations and acronyms; Introduction; Part 1; 1 Patient choice and consent; 1.1 Choice: the traditional concept; 1.2 Consumer choice, the free market and the health service; 1.3 Some problems with consumerism in end of life care; 1.3.i Competition; 1.3.ii Prevention from harm; 1.3.iii Alternatives; 1.3.iv Responsibility; 1.3.v Money; 1.4 Implications of a system for end of life care based on consumerism; 1.4.i Consent; 1.4.ii The concept of a profession; 1.4.iii Motivation; 1.4.iv The art of dying lost by consumerism
  • 1.5 The roots of the choice agenda1.6 Conclusions; References; 2 Choice and best interests: clinical decision-making in end of life care; 2.1 Understanding the clinical problem; 2.2 Selecting the treatment options which offer a prospect of net benefit; 2.3 Assessment of capacity; 2.4 Making the final decision with patients who have capacity: consent; 2.4.i How much information?; 2.4.ii The continuing request for what is clinically inappropriate; 2.4.iii A right to consent or a duty to do so?; 2.5 Making the final decision: patients without capacity; 2.6 Conclusions; References
  • 3 Three logical distinctions in decision-making3.1 Intended and foreseen consequences: doctrine of double effect; 3.2 Acts and omissions; 3.3 Killing and letting die; 3.4 Conclusions; References; 4 Choice and best interests: life-prolonging treatments; 4.1 Preliminary issues of ethical importance; 4.2 Understanding the clinical problem; 4.3 Selecting treatment options that offer a prospect of net benefit; 4.4 Making the final decision with patients who have capacity; 4.4.i Disclosure of information; 4.4.ii Patients requesting clinically inappropriate treatments; 4.4.iii Reviewing the decision
  • 4.4.iv Life-prolonging treatments and advance care planning4.5 Making the final decision: patients without capacity; 4.5.i Special features of decision-making regarding life-prolonging treatment; 4.5.ii Consulting the patient; 4.5.iii Consulting those close to the patient; 4.5.iv The basis of the final decision; 4.5.v Reviewing the decision; 4.6 Conclusions; References; 5 Choice and best interests: symptom control and the maintenance of function; 5.1 The basis of most moral problems in symptom control; 5.2 Moral problems of symptom control in patients with capacity
  • 5.3 Moral problems of symptom control in patients who lack capacity5.3.i Moral problems when the patient is imminently dying; 5.3.ii Moral problems when the patient is not imminently dying; 5.4 Conclusions; References; 6 Choice and best interests: sedation to relieve otherwise intractable symptoms (terminal sedation); 6.1 Identifying the problems; 6.2 What makes the analysis difficult; 6.2.i Lack of a clear definition of 'terminal sedation'; 6.2.ii Lack of clarity about the fundamental moral concepts of intention, outcome and causality in decision-making about sedation
  • 6.2.iii Artificial hydration
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (214 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613894090
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2560000000296863
  • (EBL)1336474
  • (OCoLC)855504938
  • (SSID)ssj0000627972
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11392756
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000627972
  • (PQKBWorkID)10702391
  • (PQKB)11482772
  • (StDuBDS)EDZ0000048275
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4701906
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1336474
  • (EXLCZ)992560000000296863
Label
End of life choices : consensus and controversy, Fiona Randall, R.S. Downie, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Title Page; Copyright; Preface; Contents; List of abbreviations and acronyms; Introduction; Part 1; 1 Patient choice and consent; 1.1 Choice: the traditional concept; 1.2 Consumer choice, the free market and the health service; 1.3 Some problems with consumerism in end of life care; 1.3.i Competition; 1.3.ii Prevention from harm; 1.3.iii Alternatives; 1.3.iv Responsibility; 1.3.v Money; 1.4 Implications of a system for end of life care based on consumerism; 1.4.i Consent; 1.4.ii The concept of a profession; 1.4.iii Motivation; 1.4.iv The art of dying lost by consumerism
  • 1.5 The roots of the choice agenda1.6 Conclusions; References; 2 Choice and best interests: clinical decision-making in end of life care; 2.1 Understanding the clinical problem; 2.2 Selecting the treatment options which offer a prospect of net benefit; 2.3 Assessment of capacity; 2.4 Making the final decision with patients who have capacity: consent; 2.4.i How much information?; 2.4.ii The continuing request for what is clinically inappropriate; 2.4.iii A right to consent or a duty to do so?; 2.5 Making the final decision: patients without capacity; 2.6 Conclusions; References
  • 3 Three logical distinctions in decision-making3.1 Intended and foreseen consequences: doctrine of double effect; 3.2 Acts and omissions; 3.3 Killing and letting die; 3.4 Conclusions; References; 4 Choice and best interests: life-prolonging treatments; 4.1 Preliminary issues of ethical importance; 4.2 Understanding the clinical problem; 4.3 Selecting treatment options that offer a prospect of net benefit; 4.4 Making the final decision with patients who have capacity; 4.4.i Disclosure of information; 4.4.ii Patients requesting clinically inappropriate treatments; 4.4.iii Reviewing the decision
  • 4.4.iv Life-prolonging treatments and advance care planning4.5 Making the final decision: patients without capacity; 4.5.i Special features of decision-making regarding life-prolonging treatment; 4.5.ii Consulting the patient; 4.5.iii Consulting those close to the patient; 4.5.iv The basis of the final decision; 4.5.v Reviewing the decision; 4.6 Conclusions; References; 5 Choice and best interests: symptom control and the maintenance of function; 5.1 The basis of most moral problems in symptom control; 5.2 Moral problems of symptom control in patients with capacity
  • 5.3 Moral problems of symptom control in patients who lack capacity5.3.i Moral problems when the patient is imminently dying; 5.3.ii Moral problems when the patient is not imminently dying; 5.4 Conclusions; References; 6 Choice and best interests: sedation to relieve otherwise intractable symptoms (terminal sedation); 6.1 Identifying the problems; 6.2 What makes the analysis difficult; 6.2.i Lack of a clear definition of 'terminal sedation'; 6.2.ii Lack of clarity about the fundamental moral concepts of intention, outcome and causality in decision-making about sedation
  • 6.2.iii Artificial hydration
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (214 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613894090
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2560000000296863
  • (EBL)1336474
  • (OCoLC)855504938
  • (SSID)ssj0000627972
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11392756
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000627972
  • (PQKBWorkID)10702391
  • (PQKB)11482772
  • (StDuBDS)EDZ0000048275
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4701906
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1336474
  • (EXLCZ)992560000000296863

Library Locations

  • Albert D. Cohen Management LibraryBorrow it
    181 Freedman Crescent, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 5V4, CA
    49.807878 -97.129961
  • Architecture/Fine Arts LibraryBorrow it
    84 Curry Place, Winnipeg, MB, CA
    49.807716 -97.136226
  • Archives and Special CollectionsBorrow it
    25 Chancellors Circle (Elizabeth Dafoe Library), Room 330, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2, CA
    49.809961 -97.131878
  • Bibliothèque Alfred-Monnin (Université de Saint-Boniface)Borrow it
    200, avenue de la Cathédrale, Local 2110, Winnipeg, MB, R2H 0H7, CA
    49.888861 -97.119735
  • Bill Larson Library (Grace Hospital)Borrow it
    300 Booth Drive, G-227, Winnipeg, MB, R3J 3M7, CA
    49.882400 -97.276436
  • Carolyn Sifton - Helene Fuld Library (St. Boniface General Hospital)Borrow it
    409 Tache Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R2H 2A6, CA
    49.883388 -97.126050
  • Concordia Hospital LibraryBorrow it
    1095 Concordia Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R2K 3S8, CA
    49.913252 -97.064683
  • Donald W. Craik Engineering LibraryBorrow it
    75B Chancellors Circle (Engineering Building E3), Room 361, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2, CA
    49.809053 -97.133292
  • E.K. Williams Law LibraryBorrow it
    224 Dysart Road, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 5V4, CA
    49.811829 -97.131017
  • Eckhardt-Gramatté Music LibraryBorrow it
    136 Dafoe Road (Taché Arts Complex), Room 257, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2, CA
    49.807964 -97.132222
  • Elizabeth Dafoe LibraryBorrow it
    25 Chancellors Circle, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2, CA
    49.809961 -97.131878
  • Fr. H. Drake Library (St. Paul's College)Borrow it
    70 Dysart Road, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2M6, CA
    49.810605 -97.138184
  • J.W. Crane Memorial Library (Deer Lodge Centre)Borrow it
    2109 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R3J 0L3, CA
    49.878000 -97.235520
  • Libraries Annex (not open to the public; please see web page for details)Borrow it
    25 Chancellors Circle (in the Elizabeth Dafoe Library), Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2, CA
    49.809961 -97.131878
  • Neil John Maclean Health Sciences LibraryBorrow it
    727 McDermot Avenue (Brodie Centre), 200 Level, Winnipeg, MB, R3E 3P5, CA
    49.903563 -97.160554
  • Sciences and Technology LibraryBorrow it
    186 Dysart Road, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2M8, CA
    49.811526 -97.133257
  • Seven Oaks General Hospital LibraryBorrow it
    2300 McPhillips Street, Winnipeg, MB, R2V 3M3, CA
    49.955177 -97.148865
  • Sister St. Odilon Library (Misericordia Health Centre)Borrow it
    99 Cornish Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R3C 1A2, CA
    49.879592 -97.160425
  • St. John's College LibraryBorrow it
    92 Dysart Road, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2M5, CA
    49.811242 -97.137156
  • Victoria General Hospital LibraryBorrow it
    2340 Pembina Highway, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2E8, CA
    49.806755 -97.152739
  • William R Newman Library (Agriculture)Borrow it
    66 Dafoe Road, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2R3, CA
    49.806936 -97.135525
Processing Feedback ...