Letter to an ethicist: resuscitative interventions.


Journal Article (Academic article)

Few issues raise more questions for physicians than the resuscitation of seriously ill patients. In the following exchange of letters, Dr. John Quinlan discusses two difficult cases involving patient resuscitation, while Dr. William Cook responds by referring to the Joint Statement on Resuscitative Interventions that was approved last year by the CMA and several other health care organizations.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Quinlan, JJ; Cook, WA

Published Date

  • March 1996

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 154 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 887 - 888

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0820-3946

Conference Location

  • canada