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By No Extraordinary Means

The Choice to Forgo Life-Sustaining Food and Water (Medical Ethics)

Joanne Lynn, M.D. (Editor)

Volume 517; Reprint Edition
314 pages
Paperback
Published by Indiana University Press
Publication date: October 1990
ISBN: 0253205174

Synopsis:

Intended for a professional audience, this book examines the medical ethics associated with nutritional care of the terminally ill. The New England Journal of Medicine describes it as "...thoughtfully written...well edited cohesively integrated...valuable for physicians, nurses, nutritionists, attorneys, members of the clergy...and the general public."

See also: Nutritional Care Of The Terminally Ill
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