Drs. Brosco, Hieke, and Hopper discuss a case concerning a parent's request for surgery to repair a skull defect in child with profound disabilities. The providers were concerned that the primary purpose of the surgery was to improve appearance, and they were not sure that this reason justified the risk.
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
Limitations of Resuscitation in Pediatric Patients
Treuman Katz Bioethics Lecture Joan S. Roberts, MD, University of WashingtonJonna Derbenwick Clark, MD, MA, University of Washington
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