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A thorough and practical discussion of patients' options in raising questions to physicians bearing on the patient-physician relation, of patients' rights, of living wills, of the problems in joining in life-death decisions. The appendixes include several kinds of bills-of-rights, anatomic-gift documents, pointers on relating to the media. Prepared for patients and their families but could be useful to physicians who wish to have a full and clear grasp on how they may be approached by our time's "new patient."
Playing God: The New World of Medical Choices.. Ann Intern Med. 1988;108:916. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-108-6-916_3
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1988;108(6):916.
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