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End-of-Life Care

Policy statement on provision of life-sustaining medical treatment
AMA policy as based on the Code of Medical Ethics.

Advance care directives
Information and resources for patients and physicians regarding advance care directives for end-of-life health care.

AMA statement on end-of-life care
In the last phase of life people seek peace and dignity. To help realize this, every person should be able to fairly expect the following elements of care from physicians, health care institutions, and the community.

AMA policy on end-of-life care
Access to specific AMA policy concerning end-of-life care.