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#NLS Chest Compression ,Probably 🆗️ & Ethics

Jelli KA


A article that most struck lately:

This article by Dr. G.Moore et al researchers at the University of Ottawa, accessible #FOAM, give a good thoughtful analysis to whether chest compression & epinephrine cause more harm than good to V.preterm infants using 'principals' as an ethical framework aka the Spanish /French say does 'Encarnecimiento Terapeutico' a concept complex.

As I understand, away to explain it what happens when you go beyond overtreatment?  When continuing treatment is medically futile, but you keep going it starts to cause more harm than it yields benefits.

Here the author explain with explain with examples why chest compression and  justified in cases of need - concludes with a maybe.

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