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The Resource Saving very premature babies : key ethical issues, Pauline Challinor Mifflin

Saving very premature babies : key ethical issues, Pauline Challinor Mifflin

Label
Saving very premature babies : key ethical issues
Title
Saving very premature babies
Title remainder
key ethical issues
Statement of responsibility
Pauline Challinor Mifflin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mifflin, Pauline Challinor
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Premature infants
  • Neonatology
  • Life and death, Power over
  • Infant, Premature
  • Intensive Care, Neonatal
  • Neonatology
  • Value of Life
Label
Saving very premature babies : key ethical issues, Pauline Challinor Mifflin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-241) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Impact of prematurity on the child and family -- Background and context of neonatal intensive care -- Very premature baby: a profile -- Child and its family -- Counselling and care: support for parents and staff -- Legal and ethical framework -- Legal framework -- Ethical framework -- Sanctity of life -- Value of life -- Personhood -- Slippery slope argument -- Should the baby live? -- Withholding and withdrawing treatment -- Abortion, infanticide and neonaticide -- Life and death decisions: who should make them? -- Issue of justice and resources -- Impact on society of saving very premature babies -- Conclusion
Control code
51841136
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
246 pages
Isbn
9780750654128
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Saving very premature babies : key ethical issues, Pauline Challinor Mifflin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-241) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Impact of prematurity on the child and family -- Background and context of neonatal intensive care -- Very premature baby: a profile -- Child and its family -- Counselling and care: support for parents and staff -- Legal and ethical framework -- Legal framework -- Ethical framework -- Sanctity of life -- Value of life -- Personhood -- Slippery slope argument -- Should the baby live? -- Withholding and withdrawing treatment -- Abortion, infanticide and neonaticide -- Life and death decisions: who should make them? -- Issue of justice and resources -- Impact on society of saving very premature babies -- Conclusion
Control code
51841136
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
246 pages
Isbn
9780750654128
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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