Medical end-of-life decisions: experiences and attitudes of Belgian pediatric intensive care nurses.

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OBJECTIVE To investigate Belgian pediatric intensive care nurses' involvement in and attitudes toward medical end-of-life decisions with a possible or certain life-shortening effect. METHODS Questionnaires were distributed to 141 nurses working in 5 of the 7 pediatric intensive care units in Belgium. Nurses were asked to recall the last child in their… (More)
DOI: 10.4037/ajcc2009515

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