Relationships between psychosocial-spiritual well-being and end-of-life preferences and values in African American dialysis patients.

Abstract

The objective of the study was to examine whether psychosocial and spiritual well-being is associated with African American dialysis patients' end-of-life treatment preferences and acceptance of potential outcomes of life-sustaining treatment. Fifty-one African Americans with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) completed a sociodemographic questionnaire and… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2008.11.007

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