Using a case example, the authors explore several ethical dilemmas that can erupt as the consequence of patient family members attempting to influence the patient care plan. In an effort to avoid the engulfing of medical, financial, and personnel resources, the authors offer guidelines to prevent such cases from spiraling out of control.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Medsurg nursing : official journal of the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses|
|Publication status||Published - Apr 2005|