Do Advance Directives Really Work?


A Living Will…

A Durable Power of Attorney…

An Advance Health Care Directive…

Any of these documents can help to establish your wishes when it comes to the medical treatment you receive at the end of your life.

But do they really work?

According to one of the largest studies on the effectiveness of documents specifying medical treatments desired, or not desired at the end of life, yes, these documents do work. And more and more Americans are using these tools to make their wishes known.

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DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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