Necessity, futility, and the good society

J Am Geriatr Soc. 1994 Aug;42(8):866-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.1994.tb06559.x.
No abstract available

MeSH terms

  • Consensus
  • Cultural Diversity*
  • Ethics, Medical*
  • Humans
  • Internationality
  • Judgment*
  • Patient Rights
  • Patient Selection
  • Personal Autonomy*
  • Prognosis*
  • Resource Allocation
  • Risk Assessment
  • Social Justice
  • Social Values*
  • Switzerland
  • Terminal Care / standards
  • United States
  • Withholding Treatment*