Resolving Ethical Dilemmas: A Guide for Clinicians, 5th Edition

Author: Bernard Lo, MD, FACP
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Date Published: 2013
Pages: 93 pages reproduced from this text
Cover Type: Soft Cover
Expiration Date: 12/31/2020

CCRNs: This course is eligible for new synergy model Category B.

The CCM pre-approval for this course expired on May 24, 2021.

Resolving Ethical Dilemmas: A Guide for Clinicians, 5th Edition.  We have reproduced 93 of these pages for this course. The entire book has 351 pages.  The book is not included.

This course helps tackle the common and often challenging ethical issues that affect patient care. It explores a wide range of real-world ethical dilemmas, each accompanied by expert guidance on salient issues and how to approach them.  

Chapters include:

Section I: Fundamentals of Clinical Ethics

  • Chapter 2: Overview of Ethical Guidelines
  • Chapter 3: Informed Consent
  • Chapter 5: Confidentiality

Section Il: Shared Decision Making

  • Chapter 8: An Approach to Decisions about Clinical Interventions
  • Chapter 9: Futile Interventions
  • Chapter 10: Decision-Making Capacity
  • Chapter 11: Refusal of Treatment by Competent, Informed Patients
  • Chapter 12: Standards for Decisions When Patients Lack Decision Making Capacity
  • Chapter 13: Surrogate Decision-Making
  • Chapter 14: Persistent Disagreements Over Care

Section Ill: Decisions About Life-Sustaining Interventions

  • Chapter 15: Confusing Ethical Distinctions
  • Chapter 16: Ethics Consultations and Ethics Committees
  • Chapter 17: Do Not Attempt Resuscitation
  • Chapter 20: The Persistent Vegetative State
  • Chapter 21: Determination of Death
  • Chapter 22: Legal Rulings on Life-Sustaining Interventions

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