Coverart for item
The Resource The dependent elderly: autonomy, justice and quality of care

The dependent elderly: autonomy, justice and quality of care

Label
The dependent elderly: autonomy, justice and quality of care
Title
The dependent elderly: autonomy, justice and quality of care
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This thoughtful and compassionate account addresses issues which range from euthanasia and living wills through to health policy and resource allocation
Cataloging source
UkLiU
LC call number
RA564.8
LC item number
.D46 1992
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gormally, Luke
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frail elderly
  • Health Services for the Aged
  • Long-Term Care
  • Quality of Health Care
  • Quality of Life
Label
The dependent elderly: autonomy, justice and quality of care
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Difficult choices in treating and feeding the debilitated elderly / Michael Horan -- The American debate about artificial nutrition and hydration / Joseph Boyle -- Reflections on Horan and Boyle ; The living will : the ethical framework of a recent report / Luke Gormally -- Some reflections on euthanasia in the Netherlands / John Keown -- Is there a policy for the elderly needing long-term care? / Graham Mulley -- Is it possible to provide good quality long-term care without unfair discrimination? / Robert Stout -- The prospects for long-term care : current policy and realistic alternatives / David J. Hunter -- What is required for good quality in long-term care of the elderly? / Marion Hildick-Smith -- Should age make a difference in health care entitlement? / Joseph Boyle -- Economic devices and ethical pitfalls : quality of life, the distribution of resources and the needs of the elderly / Michael Banner
  • (cont.) The aged : non-persons, human dignity and justice / Luke Gormally -- Economics, justice and the value of life : concluding remarks / John Finnis
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 202 pages
Isbn
9780521415316
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The dependent elderly: autonomy, justice and quality of care
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Difficult choices in treating and feeding the debilitated elderly / Michael Horan -- The American debate about artificial nutrition and hydration / Joseph Boyle -- Reflections on Horan and Boyle ; The living will : the ethical framework of a recent report / Luke Gormally -- Some reflections on euthanasia in the Netherlands / John Keown -- Is there a policy for the elderly needing long-term care? / Graham Mulley -- Is it possible to provide good quality long-term care without unfair discrimination? / Robert Stout -- The prospects for long-term care : current policy and realistic alternatives / David J. Hunter -- What is required for good quality in long-term care of the elderly? / Marion Hildick-Smith -- Should age make a difference in health care entitlement? / Joseph Boyle -- Economic devices and ethical pitfalls : quality of life, the distribution of resources and the needs of the elderly / Michael Banner
  • (cont.) The aged : non-persons, human dignity and justice / Luke Gormally -- Economics, justice and the value of life : concluding remarks / John Finnis
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 202 pages
Isbn
9780521415316
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

Library Locations

    • Sydney Jones LibraryBorrow it
      Chatham Street, Liverpool, L7 7BD, GB
      53.403069 -2.963723
Processing Feedback ...