TITLE

In the care of a nurse

AUTHOR(S)
Godfrey, Nelda S.; Kuehne, Dale S.
PUB. DATE
September 1997
SOURCE
Hastings Center Report;Sep/Oct97, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
Presents a case study explaining the job responsibilities of nurses for patients who express do-not-resuscitate orders. Description of a case where a nurse deliberately denied medication to a terminally-ill patient in response to the patient's previous orders; Justification for the action; Admonition of the action's morality.
ACCESSION #
9711036441

 

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