Goh, A Y; Lum, L C; Chan, P W; Bakar, F; Chong, B O (1999) Withdrawal and limitation of life support in paediatric intensive care. Archives of disease in childhood, 80 (5). pp. 424-8. ISSN 1468-2044Full text not available from this repository.
Limitation of treatment is the most common mode of death in a developing country's PICU and active withdrawal is still not widely practised. Paediatricians in developing countries are becoming more proactive in managing death and dying but have to consider sociocultural and religious factors when making such decisions.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Archives of disease in childhood|
|Additional Information:||Paediatric Intensive Care Unit, University Malaya Medical Centre|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Cause of Death; Child; Child, Preschool;|
|Subjects:||R Medicine > R Medicine (General)|
|Depositing User:||Mr. Faizal Hamzah|
|Date Deposited:||04 Mar 2011 16:26|
|Last Modified:||04 Mar 2011 16:26|
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