Dealing with delicate issues in continuous deep sedation. Varying practices among Dutch medical specialists, general practitioners, and nursing home physicians.

@article{Hasselaar2008DealingWD,
  title={Dealing with delicate issues in continuous deep sedation. Varying practices among Dutch medical specialists, general practitioners, and nursing home physicians.},
  author={Jeroen G. J. Hasselaar and Rob Reuzel and Maria van den Muijsenbergh and Raymond T. C. M. Koopmans and Carlo J W Leget and Ben J. P. Crul and Kris C P Vissers},
  journal={Archives of internal medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={168 5},
  pages={537-43}
}
BACKGROUND This article examines delicate issues in continuous deep sedation (CDS) from the perspectives of different types of physicians. The following sensitive issues involved in CDS were investigated: artificial hydration, sedation for nonphysical discomfort, the relationship between CDS and euthanasia, and patient involvement in decision making for CDS. METHODS A structured retrospective questionnaire concerning the most recent case of CDS during the past 12 months was sent to a sample… CONTINUE READING
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