Barriers and challenges in clinical ethics consultations: the experiences of nine clinical ethics committees.

@article{Pedersen2009BarriersAC,
  title={Barriers and challenges in clinical ethics consultations: the experiences of nine clinical ethics committees.},
  author={Reidar Pedersen and Victoria Akre and Reidun F\orde},
  journal={Bioethics},
  year={2009},
  volume={23 8},
  pages={460-9}
}
Clinical ethics committees have recently been established in nearly all Norwegian hospital trusts. One important task for these committees is clinical ethics consultations. This qualitative study explores significant barriers confronting the ethics committees in providing such consultation services. The interviews with the committees indicate that there is a substantial need for clinical ethics support services and, in general, the committee members expressed a great deal of enthusiasm for the… CONTINUE READING

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