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National ethical directives and practical aspects of forgoing life-sustaining treatment in newborn infants in a Swiss intensive care unit

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Published in Swiss Medical Weekly. 2006, vol. 136, no. 37-38, p. 597-602
Abstract How do actual aspects of forgoing life supporting therapy (LST) in newborn infants compare with national ethical directives in a Swiss intensive care unit?
Keywords Decision Making/ethicsEthics, ClinicalEuthanasia, ActiveGestational AgeGuideline AdherenceHealth PolicyHumansInfant, NewbornIntensive Care Units, Neonatal/ethicsLife Support Care/ethicsMedical FutilitySwitzerlandWithholding Treatment/ethics
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PMID: 17043953
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Research groups Réanimation néonatale en salle d'accouchement (696)
Maladies pulmonaires aigues et pathologies cardiaques congénitales (697)
L'imagerie cérébrale (184)
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BERNER, Michel et al. National ethical directives and practical aspects of forgoing life-sustaining treatment in newborn infants in a Swiss intensive care unit. In: Swiss Medical Weekly, 2006, vol. 136, n° 37-38, p. 597-602. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:54917

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