1. Discuss the barriers to effecting patient autonomy at the end of life.
2. Explore the effectiveness of advance directives for advancing patient autonomy.
3. Discuss alternative approaches to advancing patient autonomy at the end of life.
Presentation: 50 minutes
Recommended CitationOxman, MD, David, "Do we really know what anyone wants? Advance directives, surrogates and beyond" (2013). Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Presentations and Grand Rounds. Presentation 80.