Nursing role in advance proxy planning for Alzheimer patients.

Abstract

Patients with Alzheimer's disease or other types of dementia become unable to make decisions regarding their care. Advance proxy planning provides a mechanism for protecting these patients' self-determination.

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@article{Hurley1994NursingRI, title={Nursing role in advance proxy planning for Alzheimer patients.}, author={Ann C. Hurley and R Bottino and Ladislav Volicer}, journal={Caring : National Association for Home Care magazine}, year={1994}, volume={13 8}, pages={72-6} }