Define the following advance directives: living wills; durable powers of attorney; "Five Wishes". Which of the available advance directives (living wills; durable powers of attorney; "Five Wishes") seems to you most desirable for situations in which you might be unable to participate in decision making about your medical treatment? Why? (300 words please!)© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 25, 2018, 7:57 am ad1c9bdddf
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Living Will: A living will is a legal document a person uses to make his or her wishes about medical and life prolonging treatments. Living wills focus more so on life prolonging treatments. In a living will a person states what treatments they do or do not want given to them in case of terminal illness. These are only in effective when a ...
Overview on various forms of Advanced Directives such as living wills, durable powers of attorney, and Five Wishes.
Can you please explain the purposes, and any legal problems you see inherent in the use of advance directives.View Full Posting Details