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Pediatric Life-Support Decisions by Physicians and Nurses in France and Quebec

CRCF Members in this Project: Franco Carnevale

Principal Investigator: Franco Carnevale
Funding Source: Social Sciences & Humanities Research Council of Canada (McGill internal)
Period: 2007–2009

An experiential and socio-cultural examination

This is a study of ethical dilemmas surrounding life-support decisions for critically ill children in France and Quebec. The study involves focus groups interviews with physicians and nurses. This is a follow-up to a prior (published) study of parental perspectives.