Point-counterpoint technique in assessing hidden agendas

Susan A. Salladay, Amy M. Haddad

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Quality of life is an ethical ideal in nursing. In the case of 72 year old Mrs. W, nurses, physician, and family all voiced this ethical ideal as their treatment goal'. Yet for three months Mrs. W. lay dying in pain on the ICU. What went wrong?.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)238-243
Number of pages6
JournalDimensions of Critical Care Nursing
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1986
Externally publishedYes


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Critical Care
  • Emergency
  • Medicine(all)

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