Preferences of patients with advanced lung cancer regarding the involvement of family and others in medical decision-making.
Publication Type:Journal Article
Source:Journal of palliative medicine, Volume 13, Issue 10, p.1199-203 (2010)
Keywords:Aged, Attitude to Health, Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung, Decision Making, Family, Female, Humans, Interviews as Topic, Lung Neoplasms, Male, Middle Aged, Patient Participation, Patient Preference, Quality of Life, Questionnaires, Statistics, Nonparametric
To explore the preferences of competent patients with advanced lung cancer regarding involvement of family and/or others in their medical decision-making, and their future preferences in case of loss of competence.