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

Bowden, Vicky R.; Greenberg, Cindy Smith
July 2009
Pediatric Nursing;Jul/Aug2009, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p254
Academic Journal
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.


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