R J Jox

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi [Changing the treatment goal at the end of life: effects of a guideline at a hospital]
    R J Jox
    Institut für Ethik, Geschichte und Theorie der Medizin, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 137:829-33. 2012
  2. ncbi Surrogate decision making for patients with end-stage dementia
    Ralf J Jox
    Institute of Ethics, History and Theory of Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 27:1045-52. 2012
  3. ncbi Medical futility at the end of life: the perspectives of intensive care and palliative care clinicians
    Ralf J Jox
    Institute of Ethics, History and Theory of Medicine, University of Munich, Lessingstrasse 2, 80336 Muenchen, Germany
    J Med Ethics 38:540-5. 2012
  4. ncbi Limiting life-sustaining treatment in German intensive care units: a multiprofessional survey
    Ralf J Jox
    Interdisciplinary Center for Palliative Medicine, Munich University Hospital, Marchioninistrasse 15, D 81377 Munich, Germany
    J Crit Care 25:413-9. 2010
  5. ncbi [Best interests in the 'vegetative state']
    R J Jox
    Institut für Ethik, Geschichte und Theorie der Medizin, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen, Lessingstraße 2, 80336 Munchen
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 79:576-81. 2011
  6. ncbi [End-of-life decisions, powers of attorney, and advance directives]
    R J Jox
    Interdisziplinäres Zentrum für Palliativmedizin, Klinikum der Universitat Munchen, Marchioninistrasse 15, Munich, Germany
    Nervenarzt 79:729-37; quiz 738-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi [Changing the treatment goal at the end of life: effects of a guideline at a hospital]
    R J Jox
    Institut für Ethik, Geschichte und Theorie der Medizin, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 137:829-33. 2012
    ..As more health care institutions issue ethico-legal guidelines to their staff the effects of such a guideline should be investigated in a pilot project...
  2. ncbi Surrogate decision making for patients with end-stage dementia
    Ralf J Jox
    Institute of Ethics, History and Theory of Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 27:1045-52. 2012
    ..We aim to explore how health surrogates of patients with dementia proceed in decision making, which considerations are decisive, and whether family surrogates and professional guardians decide differently...
  3. ncbi Medical futility at the end of life: the perspectives of intensive care and palliative care clinicians
    Ralf J Jox
    Institute of Ethics, History and Theory of Medicine, University of Munich, Lessingstrasse 2, 80336 Muenchen, Germany
    J Med Ethics 38:540-5. 2012
    ....
  4. ncbi Limiting life-sustaining treatment in German intensive care units: a multiprofessional survey
    Ralf J Jox
    Interdisciplinary Center for Palliative Medicine, Munich University Hospital, Marchioninistrasse 15, D 81377 Munich, Germany
    J Crit Care 25:413-9. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the practices and perspectives of German intensive care nurses and physicians on limiting LST...
  5. ncbi [Best interests in the 'vegetative state']
    R J Jox
    Institut für Ethik, Geschichte und Theorie der Medizin, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen, Lessingstraße 2, 80336 Munchen
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 79:576-81. 2011
    ..There cannot be a general answer to the question of best interests in the vegetative state, but only an individual answer in shared responsibility and based on the particular features of a special case...
  6. ncbi [End-of-life decisions, powers of attorney, and advance directives]
    R J Jox
    Interdisziplinäres Zentrum für Palliativmedizin, Klinikum der Universitat Munchen, Marchioninistrasse 15, Munich, Germany
    Nervenarzt 79:729-37; quiz 738-9. 2008
    ..This implies that life-sustaining treatment may be withdrawn or withheld, which is best accomplished with sensitivity to the needs of patients, relatives, and health care professionals...