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Author Mezey, Mathy D
Title Ethical Patient Care : A Casebook for Geriatric Health Care Teams
Imprint Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2002
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Descript 1 online resource (392 pages)
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Note Intro -- CONTENTS -- CONTRIBUTORS -- FOREWORD -- PREFACE -- PART I Introduction -- CHAPTER 1 An Introduction to Bioethics as It Relates to Teams and Geriatrics -- CHAPTER 2 Using This Book as a Teaching Tool -- PART II Professionals -- CHAPTER 3 Ethics and Cultures of Care -- CHAPTER 4 Professional Attitudes Toward End-of-Life Decision Making -- PART III Care Recipients -- CHAPTER 5 Protecting the Patient's Voice on the Team -- CHAPTER 6 Guarding Patients' Secrets: Clinicians' Responsibility to Protect Patient Confdentiality -- CHAPTER 7 Conficting Interests: Dilemmas of Decision Making for Patients, Families, and Teams -- CHAPTER 8 Refusal to Comply: What to Do When the Interdisciplinary Team Plan Doesn't Work -- CHAPTER 9 Protecting Patients: The Special Case of Elder Abuse and Neglect -- PART IV Teams and How They Work Across Health Care Settings -- CHAPTER 10 Using Ethics Consultation to Resolve Team Conict -- CHAPTER 11 Avoiding the Dark Side of Geriatric Teamwork -- CHAPTER 12 Exploring Responsibility, Accountability, and Authority in Geriatric Team Performance -- CHAPTER 13 The Locus of Care and Its Eect on the Presentation of Ethical Conundrums -- PART V Impact of the Organization on Team Care -- CHAPTER 14 Ethical Dilemmas of Team Decisions in a Cost-Conscious Environment -- CHAPTER 15 Duly Compensated or Compromised? Multiple Providers and Cross-Institutional Decision Making Kathryn Hyer, Dr. -- CHAPTER 16 Transitions from Setting to Setting along the Care Continuum: The Case for Megateams -- CHAPTER 17 Emerging Ethical Issues in Geriatric Team Care -- GLOSSARY -- INDEX
"A must-read for geriatric health care team development... An essential, extremely useful addition to the bookshelf of anyone whose clinical practice or career focus is in geriatrics." -- Journal of Interprofessional Care "A wonderful addition to the libraries of both educators and clinicians. Its up-to-date examples of the complex issues involved in providing ethical geriatric care present thought-provoking educational material as well as guidance in providing interdisciplinary healthcare." -- Doody's 3-Star Review "A very readable book on ways in which interdisciplinary teams can interact efficiently... I strongly recommend this book." -- Health Progress
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Mezey, Mathy D. Ethical Patient Care : A Casebook for Geriatric Health Care Teams Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press,c2002 9780801867705
Subject Geriatricians -- Professional ethics.;Geriatrics.;Medical ethics
Electronic books
Alt Author Bottrell, Melissa M
Cassel, Christine K
Fulmer, Terry T
Howe, Judith L
Hyer, Kathryn
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