All you have to know about the living will

by Roberta Lunghini - 2017.07.26
All you have to know about the living will
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Who can make a living will in Italy? How is it possible to do so? And, what does the current text being discussed by the Senate foresee? The answers to these and other questions are to be found in the guide realized by the Union of the Italian notaries, Federnotai. Which provides all the details about what is sometimes called Advanced Directive. This is a legal document which clearly define a person's wish to decline life-support or medical treatment in certain circumstances, usually when death is imminent. For example in case of irreversible or disabling cerebral traumatic brain illness or injury, pathologies that cause permanent treatments with artificial machines or systems that impede even a minimal life of relationship.

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