Baby Aaron and the Elders

TitleBaby Aaron and the Elders
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1999
AuthorsClayton, EW, Kodish, E
JournalHastings Center Report
Volume29
Issue5
Pagination20-21
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number00930334
Accession Number2448593
KeywordsCARDIOLOGISTS , CONGENITAL , PHYSICIAN
AbstractOffers different views on the case study of a three-month old baby with congenital heart disease whose parents rejected the open heart surgery recommended by the cardiologist. Reason behind the rejection of the parents; What the reporting laws require to clinicians; How the obligation of the cardiologist to protect the baby can be best accomplished.
NotesClayton, Ellen Wright Kodish, Eric; Source Info: Sep/Oct99, Vol. 29 Issue 5, p20; Subject Term: CONGENITAL heart disease in children; Subject Term: CARDIOLOGISTS; Subject Term: PHYSICIAN & patient; Number of Pages: 2p; Document Type: Article
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