Chapter 7. Patient Competence and Surrogate Decision-Making

  1. Rosamond Rhodes,
  2. Leslie P. Francis and
  3. Anita Silvers
  1. Dan W. Brock

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690932.ch7

The Blackwell Guide to Medical Ethics

The Blackwell Guide to Medical Ethics

How to Cite

Brock, D. W. (2007) Patient Competence and Surrogate Decision-Making, in The Blackwell Guide to Medical Ethics (eds R. Rhodes, L. P. Francis and A. Silvers), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470690932.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405125833

Online ISBN: 9780470690932

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Keywords:

  • surrogate decision-making;
  • patients' choices;
  • physicians;
  • Health Care Institutions;
  • same-sex partner

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • References

  • Additional Reading