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Rationing Ventilators by Age Is Wrong — “Leave it to the bedside doctor and the family to sort it out”
Review the article via the link provided and answer the following questions. (For your convenience this article is also available in the Article page below the discussion forum.)
After reading this article:
- Can we or should we ration care?
- It is ethical to withhold treatment from a patient as requested by that patient?
- Are triage teams more competent to make these decisions than bedside doctors?