Table 2

Core elements of advance care planning studied in chronic respiratory disease (n=21)

Specific core elements of advance care planning as addressed in studies in chronic respiratory disease (n=21)
Core elements of advance care planning
(1) Discussing end-of-life care2018–36 38
(2) Clarifying values and goals718 19 23 24 27 29 33
(3) Involving a personal representative718 26 27 29 30 35 37
(4) Documenting patients’ wishes1119–22 26 29 30 33–36