Selected Abstracts from The 2001 Annual National Perinatal Association Meeting

@article{Svikis2002SelectedAF,
  title={Selected Abstracts from The 2001 Annual National Perinatal Association Meeting},
  author={Dace S Svikis and Martha L. Velez and Hendr{\'e}e E Jones},
  journal={Journal of Perinatology},
  year={2002},
  volume={22},
  pages={308-314}
}
Background. This project created a protocol outlining the needs of patients, families, and staff in providing a painfree, dignified, family and staff supported death for those newborns who cannot benefit from intensive, life -extending, technological support. Physicians have reported a need for ethical guidelines in caring for those newborns who may need to have technological support withheld or withdrawn. This protocol is intended to assist providers who may lack formal ethical or clinical… CONTINUE READING