- Criminal prosecutions of physicians providing palliative or end-of-life careChad D Kollas
Palliative and Supportive Care, M D Anderson Cancer Center Orlando, Orlando, Florida, USA
J Palliat Med 11:233-41. 2008..Our analysis suggests that important factors not described in earlier reviews, especially conflicting views of the standard of care in hospice and palliative medicine, contributed to the development of these prosecutions...
- Closing the Schiavo case: an analysis of legal reasoningChad D Kollas
Department of Palliative Medicine, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Orlando, Florida 32806, USA
J Palliat Med 9:1145-63. 2006..Although Schiavo may not affect advance directive law and policy in palliative medicine immediately, evidence suggests it has already increased interest in creating living wills...
- Evolving medicolegal issues in palliative medicineChad D Kollas
Palliative and Supportive Care, M D Anderson Cancer Center Orlando, Orlando, Florida 32806, USA
J Palliat Med 10:1395-401. 2007..Despite conflicting attitudes about key issues in end-of-life care, the courts' decisions in these cases have consistently advanced the interests of hospice and palliative care practitioners...