Ethical Issues
Creator:   Editor
Created:   1/25/2010
Contains:  41 items
These articles deal with the many ethical issues critical care nurses deal with every day. There are also articles concerning end-of-life care and cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

Interdisciplinary Education on Discussing End-of-Life Care

Rose, Chrissian; Bonn, Ashley; MacDonald, Kaitlyn; More

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing . 31(4):236-240, July/August 2012.

Introduction to Forensic Nursing: A Student's Work: Female Genital Mutilation

Hebert, Leah J.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing . 30(4):190-193, July/August 2011.

Donation After Cardiac Death: Ethical Dilemmas and Implications for Advanced Practice Nurses

Everidge, Caryn S.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing . 31(4):228-234, July/August 2012.

Critical Care Nurses' Perceptions of Obstacles, Supports, and Knowledge Needed in Providing Quality End-of-Life Care

Crump, Saundra K.; Schaffer, Marjorie A.; Schulte, Evie

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing . 29(6):297-306, November/December 2010.

Using Research to Determine Support for a Policy on Family Presence During Resuscitation

Basol, Roberta; Ohman, Kathleen; Simones, Joyce; More

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing . 28(5):237-247, September/October 2009.

The "Big Picture": Communicating With Families About End-of-Life Care in Intensive Care Unit

Liaschenko, Joan; O'Conner-Von, Susan; Peden-McAlpine, Cynthia

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing . 28(5):224-231, September/October 2009.

Restarting the Clock…Again: Ethical Considerations in Retransplantation

Andrews, Tracy D.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing . 28(5):209-213, September/October 2009.

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Training for Family Members

Liu, Haiyan; Clark, Angela P.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing . 28(4):156-163, July/August 2009.

Medical Futility: A Paradigm as Old as Hippocrates

Whitmer, Mary; Hurst, Susan; Prins, Marilynn; More

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing . 28(2):67-71, March/April 2009.

Empowering Family Members in End-of-Life Care Decision Making in the Intensive Care Unit

Browning, Annette M.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing . 28(1):18-23, January/February 2009.

Innovative Solutions: Taking Advance Directives to the Community

Robinson, Ruthie; Eagen, Mary K.; Price, Tammy J.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing . 27(4):154-156, July/August 2008.

The Right to Pain Treatment: A Reminder for Nurses

Zalon, Margarete L.; Constantino, Rose E.; Andrews, Kathleen L.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing . 27(3):93-101, May/June 2008.

Promotion of Family Integrity in the Acute Care Setting: A Review of the Literature

Van Horn, Elizabeth R.; Kautz, Donald

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing . 26(3):101-107, May/June 2007.

Separating Medical and Ethical: Helping Families Determine the Best Interests of Loved Ones

Sizemore, Rebecca

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing . 25(5):216-220, September/October 2006.

Critical Care Nurses' Perceptions of and Responses to Moral Distress

Gutierrez, Karen M.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing . 24(5):229-241, September/October 2005.

A Qualitative Examination of the Needs of Families Faced With the Option of Organ Donation

Jacoby, Liva H.; Breitkopf, Carmen Radecki; Pease, Elizabeth A.

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing . 24(4):183-189, July/August 2005.

Injury in Women Who Are Raped: What Every Critical Care Nurse Needs to Know

Sommers, Marilyn Sawyer; Buschur, Carol

Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing . 23(2):62-68, March/April 2004.