Variable Details:

Source:

Tilden, Virginia P., Susan W. Tolle, and Christine A. Nelson (2001), "Family Decision-Making to Withdraw Life-Sustaining Treatments From Hospitalized Patients", Nursing Research, 50, 105-115.
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Definition:

  • Whether the clinician's reasoning about the decision to withdraw life-sustaining treatment was related to functional limitations the patient would have if he/she survived.


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