Books

Campbell ML. Forgoing Life-Sustaining Therapy. How to Care for the Patient who is Near Death. Aliso Viejo: American Association of Critical-Care Nurses Critical Care Publication , 1998.

Curtis JR, Rubenfeld GD. Managing Death in the Intensive Care Unit. The Transition from Cure to Comfort. New York City: Oxford University Press, 2001.

The Medical Ethics Committee of the British Medical Association. Withholding and Withdrawing Life-Prolonging Medical Treatment. Guidance for Decision Making. London: BMJ Books, BMA House, 1999:84.

Promoting Excellence in End-of-Life Care was a national program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation dedicated to long-term changes in health care institutions to substantially improve care for dying people and their families.

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