ViewpointsLong-Term Functional Outcome Data Should Not in General Be Used to Guide End-of-Life Decision-Making in the ICUWilson, Michael E. MD1–3; Hopkins, Ramona O. PhD4–6; Brown, Samuel M. MD, MS4,5,7,8Author Information 1Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN. 2Robert D. and Patricia E. Kern Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN. 3Biomedical Ethics Program, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN. 4Center for Humanizing Critical Care, Intermountain Healthcare, Murray, UT. 5Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, UT. 6Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT. 7Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT. 8Division of Medical Ethics and Humanities, Department of Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT. Dr. Wilson and Brown wrote the first draft. Dr. Hopkins revised for critical content. All authors approved the final article. Dr. Hopkins’ institution received funding from a grant from Intermountain Research and Medical Foundation to study ICU outcomes. The remaining authors have disclosed that they do not have any potential conflicts of interest. For information regarding this article, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Critical Care Medicine: February 2019 - Volume 47 - Issue 2 - p 264-267 doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000003443 Buy Metrics Copyright © 2018 by the Society of Critical Care Medicine and Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All Rights Reserved.