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Advance directives and end-of-life decisions in Switzerland: role of patients, relatives and health professionals

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Gamondi, Claudia
Philippin, Yves
Gremaud, Grégoire
Camartin, Cristian
Published in BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care. 2015
Abstract Little is known in Europe about end-of-life (EOL) decisions and advance directives (AD), particularly in patients with severe advanced disease. Switzerland is a multicultural and multilingual federal country and has the particularity of being divided into four linguistic and cultural regions OBJECTIVE: To understand better in different regions of Switzerland which specific patient's characteristics could have an impact on their decision to complete AD or not.
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PAUTEX, Sophie Marie et al. Advance directives and end-of-life decisions in Switzerland: role of patients, relatives and health professionals. In: BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care, 2015. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:89979

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