Physician Decision-Making Patterns and Family Presence: Cross-Sectional Online Survey Study in Japan
作者: Gunther Eysenbach
作者单位: 1Medical Governance Research Institute
2Graduate School of Education, Seisa University
3National Cancer Center Hospital East
4Jyoban Hospital of Tokiwa Foundation
5Navitas Clinic
刊名: Interactive Journal of Medical Research, 2019, Vol.8 (3)
来源数据库: JMIR Publications Inc
DOI: 10.2196/12781
关键词: Physician decision makingFamilyCross-sectional studyCardiopulmonary resuscitationArtificial ventilation
原始语种摘要: Background Due to a low birth rate and an aging population, Japan faces an increase in the number of elderly people without children living in single households. These elderly without a spouse and/or children encounter a lack of caregivers because most sources of care for the elderly in Japan are not provided by private agencies but by family members. However, family caregivers not only help with daily living but are also key participants in treatment decision making. The effect of family absence on treatment decision making has not been elucidated, although more elderly people will not have family members to make surrogate decisions on their behalf.Objective The aim is to understand the influence of family absence on treatment decision making by physicians through a cross-sectional...
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  • vignette 晕映
  • willingness 志愿
  • decision 决定
  • making 制定
  • Japanese 日本人日语日本的
  • perform 履行
  • ventilation 通风
  • elderly 上了年纪的
  • members 
  • hypothetical 理想