[Ethical problems in extreme prematurity].

  • Helga Kuhse
  • Published 1991 in Diskussionsforum medizinische Ethik
I examine the question whether it is always morally obligatory to sustain the life of a premature infant and come to the conclusion that this is not the case. Touching on questions concerning the value of life, I argue that it is not always in a premature infant's best interests to have its life sustained. I sharply distinguish my patient-centered… CONTINUE READING