Books, Links, and More

We've compiled resources in both French and English, to give you the broadest possible range of available information. To see resources in French, click in the top right corner of the page.

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Ethics
At the End of Life: True Stories About How We Die [Paperback]
What should medicine do when it can't save your life? The modern healthcare system has become proficient at staving off death... read more...
The Best Care Possible - A Physician's Quest to Transform Care Through the End of Life
Dr. Ira Byock, one of the foremost palliative-care physicians in the United States iluminates one of the most important and... read more...
Late-Stage Dementia: Promoting Comfort, Compassion, and Care [Paperback]
Modern medicine may offer seemingly promising treatments, but eventually, the impact of Alzheimer's disease and other causes... read more...
Long Goodbye: The Deaths of Nancy Cruzan
The story of Nancy Cruzan follows an ordinary family’s extraordinary journey to the United States Supreme Court. The book... read more...
Moments that Matter: Cases in Ethical Eldercare
Dr Gordon, geriatrician, ethicist, educator, speaker, and author, has written this guide for family members to help support... read more...