References for the advance care planning section
The information in this section is based on our booklet, Advance care planning, which has been produced in accordance with the following sources and guidelines:
- Department of Health. Making decisions: The Independent Mental Capacity Advocate service. 2007.
- Mental Capacity Act 2005. www.legislation.gov.uk (accessed July 2012).
- National End of Life Care Programme. Advance Decisions to Refuse Treatment proforma. September 2008.
- National End of Life Care Programme. Planning for your future care: a guide. February 2012.
- National End of Life Care Programme. Preferred Priorities for Care document. Developed in 2004 by the Lancashire & South Cumbria Cancer Network and revised in 2007.
- Office of Public Guardian. Guidance for people who want a Lasting Power of Attorney. September 2011.