Feeding policy protects patients' rights, decisions.

  title={Feeding policy protects patients' rights, decisions.},
  author={Dennis Brodeur},
  journal={Health progress},
  volume={66 5},
In adopting a policy to guide patients and care givers in treatment decisions, the Carmelite Sisters for the Aged and Infirm, Davenport, IA, have taken an important step toward resolving issues related to force-feeding. The policy enables residents of Kahl Home for the Aged and Infirm to discuss their future health care with relatives and physicians while… CONTINUE READING