Communication about chronic critical illness Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Communication
  • Critical Illness
  • Physician-Patient Relations
  • Truth Disclosure

abstract

  • Many patients and their families may lack important information for decision making about continuation of treatment in the chronic phase of critical illness. Strategies for effective communication in this clinical context should be investigated and implemented.

publication date

  • December 10, 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3157319

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/archinte.167.22.2509

PubMed ID

  • 18071175

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2509

end page

  • 15

volume

  • 167

number

  • 22