An ethical dilemma in the Highlands of Papua New Guinea

Ruffolo, D.
March 1997
Nursing Ethics;Mar1997, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p161
Academic Journal
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.


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