End-of-life decisions in perinatal care: A view from health-care providers in Mexico.

Related Articles End-of-life decisions in perinatal care: A view from health-care providers in Mexico. Salud Publica Mex. 2015 Nov-Dec;57(6):489-95 Authors: Grether P, Lisker R, Loria A, Álvarez-del-Río A Abstract OBJECTIVE: To examine the opinions of a perinatal health team regarding decisions related to late termination of pregnancy and severely ill newborns. MATERIALS AND METHODS: An anonymous questionnaire was administered to physicians, social workers, and nurses in perinatal care. Differences were evaluated using the chi square and Student’s t tests. RESULTS: When considering severely ill fetuses and newborns, 82% and 93% of participants, respectively, opted for providing palliative care, whereas 18%…
Origen: End-of-life decisions in perinatal care: A view from health-care providers in Mexico. – PubMed

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