Rationing of medical care for the critically ill : report of a conference held in Washington, D.C., on May 27, 1986 / sponsored by the Brookings Institution ; edited by Martin A. Strosberg, I. Alan Fein, James D. Carroll.Material type: BookSeries: Brookings dialogues on public policy. Publisher: Washington, D.C. : The Institution, c1989Description: x, 97 p. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 0815781997.Subject(s): Medical ethics -- Government policy -- United States -- Congresses | Critical care medicine -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Government policy -- United States -- CongressesDDC classification: 362.1740973
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Includes bibliographical references.
Ethics and scarcity / John S. Morris -- Alternatives to rationing / Max Harry Weil -- Lessons from the United Kingdom / Henry J. Aaron -- Federal policy and intensive care / Willis D. Gradison, Jr. -- Criteria for admission to intensive care units / William A. Knaus -- Beyond do-not-resuscitate orders / Robert Baker -- A third-party perspective on reimbursement policy / Lindsay Robinson -- Triage / Daniel Teres -- Legal perspectives on the allocation of intensive care services / Barbara R. Grumet -- Professional ethics and political power / Michael A. Rie -- Caring for the critically ill / Robert Baker ... [et al.].