Drs. Appelbaum and Ahrens discuss a case involving an adolescent with an eating disorder who was passively refusing treatment. They explore the nature of decision making capacity, and how it can be contextualized to specific decisions.
Munchausen’s by Internet: Clinician Monitoring of Parent Blogs in Cases of Suspected Abuse
Grand Rounds May 15, 2014
Dr. James Metz and Social Worker Ana Brown present an example of a case where a parent's blog provided evidence of parental behavior that had lead the clinicians to believe...
Parental Decision-Making in the ICU: Neurology, Genetics and Uncertainty
Sconyers/Godfrey Bioethics Grand Rounds. Commentator: Robert Truog, MD, MA, Professor of Medical Ethics, Anesthesiology and Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Senior Associate, Critical Care...
Should Children with Disability Be Listed for Heart Transplant?
OMG, What R They Thinking? The Adolescent Brain, Risk Assessment and Decision-Making
Sconyers/Godfrey Ethics Grand RoundsDouglas Diekema, MD, MPH, University of Washington
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