Therapy Abatement, Autonomy and Futility: Ethical Decisions at the Edge of Life (Avebury Series in Philosophy)
Therapy Abatement, Autonomy and Futility: Ethical Decisions at the Edge of Life (Avebury Series in Philosophy) by David Lamb
Therapy Abatement, Autonomy and Futility: Ethical Decisions at the Edge of Life (Avebury Series in Philosophy) Author: David Lamb
Title: Therapy Abatement, Autonomy and Futility: Ethical Decisions at the Edge of Life (Avebury Series in Philosophy)
ISBN: 1859722024
ISBN13: 978-1859722022
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Pages: 146 pages
Publisher: Avebury; First Edition edition (October 1, 1996)
Language: English
Category: Other
Size PDF version: 1827 kb
Size EPUB version: 1661 kb
Subcategory: Medicine & Health Sciences




This text deals with decisions to withhold or terminate medical treatment, and maintains that properly understood therapy abatement is distinct from euthanasia.