TITLE

Capacity, population aging and professionalism

AUTHOR(S)
Rockwood, Kenneth
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/6/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 12, p1689
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Comments on how the autonomy of frail elderly people is ignored in the acute care hospital setting. Reason cited by physicians for seeking partnership with patients; Way physicians can work ethically with frail patients; Importance of professionalism.
ACCESSION #
21062801

 

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