ERIC Number: EJ667341
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Attitudes of Social Work Students toward End-of-Life Planning.
Heyman, Janna C.; Gutheil, Irene A.
Educational Gerontology, v29 n4 p313-26 Apr 2003
Correlations and t-tests of data from 267 master of social work students found significant relationships between attitudes toward end-of-life planning and knowledge, comfort level, and personal desire for treatment; 57% were knowledgeable about living wills. Age, gender, and race accounted for only a small portion of variance in attitudes. (Contains 32 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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