Medical futility as a cause of suffering of dying patients--the family members' perspective

J Palliat Care. 1999 Summer;15(2):26-9.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Attitude to Health*
  • Cause of Death
  • Counseling
  • Family / psychology*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Medical Futility*
  • Pain / etiology*
  • Pain / psychology
  • Social Support
  • Stress, Psychological
  • Surveys and Questionnaires
  • Terminal Care / psychology*
  • Unnecessary Procedures / adverse effects*
  • Unnecessary Procedures / psychology