TITLE

Medical futility policy should include these steps

PUB. DATE
December 2012
SOURCE
Medical Ethics Advisor;Dec2012, Vol. 28 Issue 12, p138
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the various steps to be included in the medical futility policy which include determining the reasons behind futile care for the patient, joint decision-making between patient and physician and involving an ethics committee in case of disagreement.
ACCESSION #
83760424

 

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