Futility Beyond CPR: The Case of Dialysis
HEC (Healthcare Ethics Committee) Forum 2007 March; 19(1): 33-43
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Tomlinson, Tom; Czlonka, Diane (1995-05)Hospital futility policies are ethically defensible, but they require the proper understanding of futility and should be embedded in a larger process for making decisions about limiting treatment.
Tomlinson, Tom; Brody, Howard (1990-09-12)It has been suggested that physicians be allowed to withhold resuscitation without seeking patient consent where the procedure would be a futile intervention. These proposals have been criticized on the grounds that such ...
Stein, Richard S.; Brody, Howard; Tomlinson, Tom; Shaner, D. Malcolm; Shorr, Andrew F.; Mahmoud, Ramy A.; Pearlman, Robert A.; Jecker, Nancy S.; Schneiderman, Lawrence J.; Katz, Jonathan P.; Waisel, David B.; Truog, Robert D. (1996-01-01)