Ethical dilemmas in child and adolescent consultation psychiatry.

@article{Bloomberg1992EthicalDI,
  title={Ethical dilemmas in child and adolescent consultation psychiatry.},
  author={J Bloomberg and Janet Wozniak and Norman Fost and Donald N. Medearis and David B. Herzog},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry},
  year={1992},
  volume={31 3},
  pages={557-61}
}
Ethical issues in child and adolescent psychiatry consultation arise frequently but seldom are discussed in a public setting. This case of an adolescent victim of a surgical accident illustrates many aspects of consultation psychiatry. The consult question itself, of behavior management, is not unusual, although in this case the question is complicated by… CONTINUE READING