Communication with the seriously ill: physicians' attitudes in Saudi Arabia

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Title

Communication with the seriously ill: physicians' attitudes in Saudi Arabia

Author

Mobeireek, Abdullah F.
Al-Kassimi, Feisal A.
Al-Majid, Suliman A.
Al-Shimemry, Abdullah

Publisher

1996

Language

English

Publication Date

19961000

Primary Classification

8.2

Secondary Classification

8.2;8.1;8.3.1;21.7

Primary keywords

attitude of health personnel--[pri];autonomy--[pri];paternalism--[pri];physician patient relationship--[pri];physicians--[pri];truth disclosure--[pri]

Secondary keywords

Arab world;critically ill;culture;diagnosis;decision making;family members;patient care;patient participation;patients' rights;professional family relationship;prognosis;treatment refusal

Subject

Saudi Arabia--[pri]

Journal Article

Journal of Medical Ethics 1996 October; 22(5): 282-285

Primary Document Type

ja

Call Number

journal

Bibliography

19 refs.

Collection

Citation

“Communication with the seriously ill: physicians' attitudes in Saudi Arabia,” Islamic Medical & Scientific Ethics, accessed June 14, 2024, http://imse.ibp.georgetown.domains/items/show/33562.