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June 11, 2018

Increasing advance personal planning: the need for action at the community level

Region: Western Pacific Scientific publication Empowering and engaging people and communities, Creating an enabling environment Source: BMC Public Health

Advance personal planning is the process by which people consider, document and communicate their preferences for personal, financial and health matters in case they lose the ability to make decisions or express their wishes in the future.

There is a need for rigorous evidence to demonstrate wheter a community action approach is effective in estabilishing whole community adoption of advance personal planning.