TITLE

Should Family Members Be Present When Their Child Is Being Resuscitated?

AUTHOR(S)
Bowden, Vicky R.; Greenberg, Cindy Smith
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Pediatric Nursing;Jul/Aug2009, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p254
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article questions whether family members should be given the option of being present during invasive procedures or during the resuscitation of a child. The perceived benefits and disadvantages of the family's presence during resuscitation (FPDR), the perspective of health care providers concerning FPDR, ethical issues related to FPDR, and the implications for medical practice are mentioned.
ACCESSION #
43799630

 

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