Understanding of advance care planning by family members of persons undergoing hemodialysis.

@article{Calvin2014UnderstandingOA,
  title={Understanding of advance care planning by family members of persons undergoing hemodialysis.},
  author={Amy Olivier Calvin and Joan C. Engebretson and S Alexander Sardual},
  journal={Western journal of nursing research},
  year={2014},
  volume={36 10},
  pages={1357-73}
}
The purpose of this qualitative descriptive study was to explore hemodialysis patients' family members' understanding of end-of-life decision-making processes. The project aimed to address (a) family members' constructions of advance care planning (ACP), including their roles and responsibilities, and (b) family members' perceptions of health care providers… CONTINUE READING