Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
- Prosecutors and end-of-life decision makingA Meisel
School of Law and Center for Bioethics and Health Law, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
Arch Intern Med 159:1089-95. 1999..To examine personal beliefs and professional behavior of state criminal prosecutors toward end-of-life decisions...
- Quality of life and end-of-life decisionmakingAlan Meisel
Center for Bioethics and Health Law, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
Qual Life Res 12:91-4. 2003..Yet there has been a great deal of reluctance by courts--which have been the primary engine of lawmaking in end-of-life matters--to use this concept overtly...
- Ethics and law: physician-assisted dyingAlan Meisel
Center for Bioethics and Health Law, 3900 Forbes Avenue, Medical Arts Building, Ste 300 Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
J Palliat Med 8:609-21. 2005
- Persistence of racial disparities in advance care plan documents among nursing home residentsHoward B Degenholtz
Department of Health Services Administration, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 50:378-81. 2002..These findings call attention to an area where further research is needed to determine whether residents' (and their families') preferences are being elicited and documented...
- Thwarting assisted suicide threatens palliative careAlan Meisel
University of Pittsburgh, USA
Med Ethics (Burlingt Mass) 10:4, 8. 2003
- The role of litigation in end of life care: a reappraisalAlan Meisel
Hastings Cent Rep . 2005