Advance Care Planning is an essential part of the new NHS National Programme on End-of-Life Care, aiming to improve the chances of ‘a good death’ by discussing and planning how this might be managed. This book helps readers explore a wide range of issues and practicalities in providing Advance Care Planning (ACP) for their patients nearing the end of life. This book takes a comprehensive look at the subject of ACP; frames the purpose, process, and outcomes; and includes contributions from experts from around the world.
|Print publication date: 2010||Print ISBN-13: 9780199561636|
|Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2011||DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199561636.001.0001|