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Published: 04 June 2015

288 Pages


ISBN: 9780198713982

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The Patient's Wish to Die

Research, Ethics, and Palliative Care

Edited by Christoph Rehmann-Sutter, Heike Gudat, and Kathrin Ohnsorge

  • Provides an up-to-date review of the state of knowledge in international end-of-life research and discusses open questions.
  • Empirical, ethical, and clinical perspectives help readers understand the difficult phenomenon of patients' wishes to die from relevant perspectives, including the patients'.
  • Offers a cross-disciplinary understanding and collaboration in end-of-life topics.
  • Dialogues and discussion sections in the book make reading academic chapters easier.
  • Open and reflective discussions help aid the teaching of this multidimensional topic.

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