'They have to show that they can make it': vitality as a criterion for the prognosis of premature infants.

@article{Brinchmann2000TheyHT,
  title={'They have to show that they can make it': vitality as a criterion for the prognosis of premature infants.},
  author={Berit St\ore Brinchmann},
  journal={Nursing ethics},
  year={2000},
  volume={7 2},
  pages={141-7}
}
In this article, the vitality of premature infants will be described and discussed. Vitality was one of the main factors in a grounded theory study in which the aim was to generate knowledge concerning the ethical decision-making processes with which nurses and physicians are faced in a neonatal unit. Which assessments underlie decisions about whether to… CONTINUE READING