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Withholding and withdrawal of life support from the critically ill.
We investigated decisions to withhold or withdraw life support from patients in the medical-surgical intensive care units at the Moffitt-Long Hospital of the University of California and SanExpand
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Conventional ventilation versus high‐frequency oscillation: Hemodynamic effects in newborn babies
Objective: We conducted a prospective study to assess the hemodynamic effects of conventional mechanical ventilation (CMV) compared with high‐frequency oscillation (HFO) in newborn babies withExpand
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Ordering and administration of sedatives and analgesics during the withholding and withdrawal of life support from critically ill patients.
OBJECTIVE To determine why and how sedatives and analgesics are ordered and administered during the withholding and withdrawal of life support from critically ill patients. DESIGN Prospective caseExpand
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Withholding and withdrawing of life support from patients with severe head injury.
OBJECTIVE To characterize the withholding or withdrawing of life support from patients with severe head injury. SETTING San Francisco General Hospital, a city and county hospital with a Level IExpand
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