An ethical analysis of withdrawal from life-sustaining technologies and assisted death: a report for the Office of Technology Assessment

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This report is designated to offer an ethical analysis of decisions to withhold and to withdrew life-sustaining technologies form patients in accord with their wishes and interests.

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87 pages. Digitized from microfiche.

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Childress, James F. October 4, 1985.

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This report is designated to offer an ethical analysis of decisions to withhold and to withdrew life-sustaining technologies form patients in accord with their wishes and interests.

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87 pages.

Digitized from microfiche.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 1001011408
  • SuDoc Number: Y 3.T 22/2:2 L 62/v.3/ethical
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc97318

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Office of Technology Assessment

The Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) operated from 1972 to 1995, providing Congressional members and committees with analyses of the scientific and technological issues that were increasingly relevant to public policy and legislative action. This collection includes quarterly and annual reports, as well as internal OTA documents such as orientation materials. Many other interesting OTA materials are available in the OTA Legacy Collection via the CyberCemetery.

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  • October 4, 1985

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Childress, James F. An ethical analysis of withdrawal from life-sustaining technologies and assisted death: a report for the Office of Technology Assessment, report, October 4, 1985; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc97318/: accessed November 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.