Physicians' legal defensiveness in end-of-life treatment decisions: comparing attitudes and knowledge in states with different laws

J Clin Ethics. Spring 2006;17(1):15-26.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comparative Study

MeSH terms

  • Attitude of Health Personnel*
  • Defensive Medicine / legislation & jurisprudence*
  • Factor Analysis, Statistical
  • Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice*
  • Humans
  • New York
  • Physicians / legislation & jurisprudence*
  • State Government
  • Surveys and Questionnaires
  • Terminal Care / legislation & jurisprudence*
  • Texas
  • United States
  • Withholding Treatment / legislation & jurisprudence*