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Ethical considerations in pediatric resuscitation and clinical practice

Hoehn and O'Malley

K. Sarah Hoehn, MD, MBe
Director, Pediatric Supportive Care and Comfort Team
Co-Director, Ethics Consultation Service, MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Section of Critical Care
University of Chicago Comer Children’s Hospital

Christine A. O’Malley, APN, NNP-BC
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
Comer Children’s Hospital, at The University of Chicago

A  Knowledge-Based Activity
ACPE UAN: 0016-0000-22-035-L01-P, 1.0 contact hour (0.1 CEUs)
1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ CME
1.0 contact hour CNE

Learning Objectives:

  • Review ethical quandaries during resuscitation and at different time points in the care of pediatric patients
  • Describe ethical principles in pediatric decision making
  • Delineate the process when faced with challenging ethical circumstances during the care of pediatric patients

Speaker Disclosures

All speakers, planning committee members, and reviewers who contributed to this activity have no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.