Affiliation: University of Chicago
- Parental role in medical decision-making: fact or fiction? A comparative study of ethical dilemmas in French and American neonatal intensive care unitsKristina Orfali
MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, MC 6098, Chicago, IL 6098, USA
Soc Sci Med 58:2009-22. 2004..The study provides an analysis of the making of "ethics", with an emphasis on how decisions are conceptualized as ethical dilemmas. The final conclusion is that the ongoing medical authority on ethics remains the key issue...
- Autonomy gone awry: a cross-cultural study of parents' experiences in neonatal intensive care unitsKristina Orfali
MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, University of Chicago, IL 60637 1470, USA
Theor Med Bioeth 25:329-65. 2004....
- When medical cure is not an unmitigated goodKristina Orfali
Department of Medicine, MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, University of Chicago, USA
Perspect Biol Med 48:282-92. 2005..We hope to offer insight into ways to prevent and address the difficulties and suffering in such situations, which may become more frequent as more therapeutic options become available for adults with childhood onset diseases...
- Child-to-parent bone marrow donation for treatment of sickle cell diseaseLisa Anderson-Shaw
University of Illinois Medical Center in Chicago, USA
J Clin Ethics 17:53-61. 2006