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Table of Contents Acknowledgments Introduction Chapter 1: Ordinary and Extraordinary Treatment Chapter 2: Killing and Allowing to Die Chapter 3: Decisions by Competent Patients Chapter 4: Decisions for Incompetent Patients Chapter 5: Advance Directives Chapter 6: Hydration and Nutrition Chapter 7: Physician-Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia Chapter 8: Medical Futility List of Abbreviations Glossary References
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Medical ethics -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church.
Medical care -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church.
Medicine -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church.
Terminal Care -- ethics.