Year: 1992 Source: Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, v.24, no.1, (February 1992), p.50-53 SIEC No: 19920039

This article presents some societal issues surrounding the dying process & how medicine & nursing are socialized to view dying. Legal issues regarding the living will are reviewed. Finally, ethical concerns surrounding the living will & dying are discussed as well as implications for nursing regarding the living will. (19 refs.)