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Choosing Medical Care in Old Age

What Kind, How Much, When to Stop

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PAPERBACK

$30.00 • £24.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674128132

Publication Date: 10/01/1996

Academic Trade

224 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

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  • Preface
  • Prologue
  • 1. Robbed of Mind and Memory: The Demented Elderly
  • 2. Blessed with Vim and Vigor: The Robust Elderly
  • 3. Facing the Final Days: The Dying Elderly
  • 4. Living with Limited Reserves: The Frail Elderly
  • 5. The Means to the Ends: Institutional Changes
  • Epilogue
  • Notes
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • 1995 Will Solimene Award for Excellence in Medical Communication, New England Chapter of the American Medical Writers Association
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