Tool #2 PDF: Are Some Conditions Worse than Death?
- September 22, 2014
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American Bar Association: Consumer’s Tool Kit for Health Care Advance Planning
This worksheet helps you to think about situations in which you would not want medical treatments intended to keep you alive. These days, many treatments can keep people alive even if there is no chance that the treatment will reverse or improve their condition. Ask yourself what you would want in the situations described below (open PDF file) if the treatment would not reverse or improve your condition.
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