Survey of Opinions on End-of-Life Decision-Making

This telephone survey utilized vignettes which randomly combined circumstances of catastrophic and terminal type illnesses. Its aim was to gather information on opinions regarding the medical treatment of medically "futile" cases. Focus groups were used to develop the survey questions.
Sample
502
Principal Investigators
Charles Denk
Sponsor
Center for Biomedical Ethics University of Virginia
Project ID
1993.021
Year
1994