Balancing Wishes With Wisdom: Sustaining Infant Life
Nursing and Health Care. 1987 Nov; 8(9): 517-520.
Allowing to Die; Child Abuse; Clinical Ethics; Clinical Ethics Committees; Congenital Disorders; Costs and Benefits; Decision Making; Ethics; Ethics Committees; Federal Government; Government; Health; Hospitals; Infants; Intensive Care Units; Legal Aspects; Legal Liability; Life; Liability; Newborns; Nurses; Organizational Policies; Organizations; Parents; Physicians; Prematurity; Professional Organizations; Prolongation of Life; Public Policy; Regulation; Rights; Suffering; Value of Life; Withholding Treatment;
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Decisions to Limit or Continue Life-Sustaining Treatment by Critical Care Physicians in the United States: Conflicts Between Physicians' Practices and Patients' Wishes Asch, David A.; Hansen-Flaschen, John; Lanken, Paul N. (1995)We surveyed a national sample of 879 physicians practicing in adult intensive care units in the United States, in order to determine their practices with regard to limiting life-sustaining medical treatment, and particularly ...