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value history


Definition: a document, which can be part of an advance directive, stating a person's values, beliefs, and assessments of those aspects of life that give it meaning, to serve as a guide for someone who is designated to make medical decisions for the person composing the document in the event that that person becomes incompetent to decide.

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