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Medico-legal decision making for incapacitated neonates

Bhatia, Neera 2013, Medico-legal decision making for incapacitated neonates, Ph.D. thesis, School of Law, Deakin University.

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Title Medico-legal decision making for incapacitated neonates
Author Bhatia, NeeraORCID iD for Bhatia, Neera orcid.org/0000-0002-1915-0856
Institution Deakin University
School School of Law
Faculty Faculty of Business and Law
Degree type Research doctorate
Degree name Ph.D.
Thesis advisor Bagaric, Mirko
Date submitted 2013-10
Keyword(s) end-of-life decision making
neonates
premature babies
critically ill infants
quality of life
medical law
Summary This thesis finds there is a need for greater transparency and objectivity in end-of-life decision making for extremely premature and critically ill infants. To achieve this objectivity, the allocation of finite public healthcare resources, and corresponding quality of life, should be a principal consideration in treatment decisions.
Language eng
Field of Research 180126 Tort Law
Socio Economic Objective 970118 Expanding Knowledge in Law and Legal Studies
Description of original 344 pages
Dewey Decimal Classification 344.94041
Copyright notice ┬ęThe Author. All Rights Reserved
Free to Read? Yes
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30064837

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