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Cover for Ethics Committees in Hospitals
Cover for Ethics Committees in Hospitals
dc.creatorMcCarrick, Pat Milmoeen
dc.date.accessioned2013-01-18T19:15:04Zen
dc.date.available2013-01-18T19:15:04Zen
dc.date.created1992-09en
dc.date.issued1992-09en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10822/556885en
dc.description.abstract(Literature about hospital ethics committees has grown enormously since Scope Note 3 first appeared. This update provides new information about resources and documents now available while continuing include important earlier sources.) Hospital ethics committees have taken hold in the United States increasingly since 1983, when the President’s Commission for the Study of Ethical Problems in Medicine and Biomedical and Behavioral Research encouraged their creation in its report, DECIDING TO FOREGO LIFE- SUSTAINING TREATMENT (III, 1983, p. 5).en
dc.languageenen
dc.publisherBioethics Research Library, Kennedy Institute of Ethics, Georgetown Universityen
dc.subjectEthics Committees/Consultationen
dc.titleEthics Committees in Hospitalsen
dc.typeArticleen


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