Advance Directives: Rethinking Regulation, Autonomy & Healthcare Decision-Making

Hui Yun Chan

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This book offers a new perspective on advance directives through a combined legal, ethical and philosophical inquiry. In addition to making a significant and novel theoretical contribution to the field, the book has an interdisciplinary and international appeal. The book will help academics, healthcare professionals, legal practitioners and the educated reader to understand the challenges of creating and implementing advance directives, anticipate clinical realities, and preparing advance directives that reflect a higher degree of assurance in terms of implementation.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherSpringer, Cham
Number of pages179
ISBN (Electronic)9783030009762, 9783030131548
ISBN (Print)9783030009755
Publication statusPublished - 18 Oct 2018
Externally publishedYes

Publication series

NameInternational Library of Ethics, Law and the New Medicine
PublisherSpringer Nature Switzerland AG 2018
ISSN (Print)1567-8008
ISSN (Electronic)2351-955X


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