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Morality of Advanced Directives
This paper presents an in-depth discussion about the issues
involved in honoring a patient's advance directive. Ethical
considerations surrounding the issue as they relate to the nursing
profession are addressed. The purpose of the paper is to express
an informed ....
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....nce directives. Both the young and the healthy express at
least as much interest in planning as those older than 65 and those in
fair to poor health (p. 77). According to Lynne (1986) nurses play a
significant role because they attend to the patient continuously and
have an especially strong claim to be allowed the opportunity to be
comfortable with the care plan (p. 216).
Advance directives, also known as living wills, are documents
that a person can complete to en....
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