TITLE

An ethical dilemma in the Highlands of Papua New Guinea

AUTHOR(S)
Ruffolo, D.
PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
Nursing Ethics;Mar1997, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p161
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Addresses the issue of laws governing the treatment of suicide attempt patients in Papua New Guinea. Tribal laws concerning suicide attempts; Ethical concerns that should be considered by the attending nurse faced with the dilemma of treating a suicide patient.
ACCESSION #
7392879

 

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