National Institutes of Health
- The primary NIH organization for research on End of Life Issues is the National Institute of Nursing Research
Planning for the end of life can be difficult. But by deciding what end-of-life care best suits your needs when you are healthy, you can help those close to you make the right choices when the time comes.
End-of-life planning usually includes making choices about the following:
Advance directives can help make your wishes clear to your family and health care providers.
References and abstracts from MEDLINE/PubMed (National Library of Medicine)