Ethics Grand Rounds: Medical Futility and Requests for Potentially Inappropriate Treatment
Topic: Medical Futility and Requests for Potentially Inappropriate Treatment
Presenter: Andrew Childress, Ph.D.
Time/room: 5-6 p.m. in the Denton A. Cooley Auditorium (DAC) at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center
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• Identify the ethical principles underlying disputes about medically inappropriate treatment
• Apply contextually-appropriate definitions of medical futility to an ethically challenging case.
• Describe several strategies for resolving disagreements about potentially inappropriate treatment