ERIC Number: EJ417787
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Ethical Dimensions of Autonomy in Long-Term Care.
Collopy, Bart J.
Generations, v14 suppl p9-12 1990
Long-term care of the elderly raises conflicts between personal autonomy and well-being. Assessments of decision-making capacity and definitions of negative and positive autonomy pose value-laden dilemmas for caregivers. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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