TITLE

OWNERSHIP IN THE INTENSIVE CARE UNIT

AUTHOR(S)
Bice-Stephens, Wynona M.
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Aug2006, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the role of ownership, especially in non-nuclear families, of medical information made available in Intensive Care Units. She uses the story of her ex-husband's death, and the difficulty experienced by their son when he tried to visit with him as an example of some of the difficulties created by stringent privacy laws.
ACCESSION #
21684273

 

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