A cross-sectional study of knowledge and attitudes of medical professionals towards end-of-life decisions in teaching hospitals of Kandy District (Sri Lanka)

Secondary title: 
T2 - Anaesthesia, Pain and Intensive Care
Short title: 
A cross-sectional study of knowledge and attitudes of medical professionals towards end-of-life decisions in teaching hospitals of Kandy District (Sri Lanka)
Authors: 
Pinto, M. V. G.
Varun, R.
Wanasinghe, W. M. M. P. B.
Jayasinghearachchi, T. M. K.
Herath, H. M. T. A.
Kumarasiri, P. V. R.
Volume: 
17
Start page: 
40-44
Annotations: 
Type D, Staff (relevant ot UK?)
Date: 
April
Year: 
2013
Accession number: 
2013338826
Database: 
EMBASE RCTs
Number: 
M1 - 1
Serial: 
1607-8322
ID: 
10337
Key words: 
adult
article
cross-sectional study
descriptive research
disease free survival
ethical decision making
female
human
Internet
life sustaining treatment
living will
male
medical personnel
palliative therapy
physician
physician attitude
postgraduate education
professional knowledge
religion
Sri Lanka
teaching hospital
terminal care
terminally ill patient
treatment outcome
work experience
Types of evidence: 
Type D
Other annotations: 
Staff