A Better Way of Dying: How to Make the Best Choices at the End of Life

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Thorndike Press, 2010 - Self-Help - 311 pages
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Advanced directives and living wills have improved our ability to dictate end-of-life care, but even these cannot guarantee us the dignity of a natural death. Designed by two sisters - one a doctor, one a lawyer - who draw on decades of experience, the five-step Compassion Protocol outlined here offers a simple and effective framework for leaving caretakers concrete, unambiguous, and legally binding instructions about your wishes for your last days.

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Review: A Better Way of Dying: How to Make the Best Choices at the End of Life

User Review  - Marie Butson - Goodreads

SIsters Jeane and Eileen Fitzpatrick offer great insight into how communicate with your family and doctor about the kind of end-of-care you desire. Too often, terminally ill patients linger in ICU ... Read full review

Review: A Better Way of Dying: How to Make the Best Choices at the End of Life

User Review  - Lisa Williams - Goodreads

Good book about choices for the end of life. How to legally die a natural death instead of dragging it out. Slightly different than advance directives used now. Read full review

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