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Severely defective newborns

David L. Oskandy

Severely defective newborns

the Catholic physician"s dilemma

by David L. Oskandy

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Catholic Health Association of the U.S. in St. Louis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Catholic Church -- Doctrines.,
  • Infants (Newborn) -- Diseases -- Treatment -- Moral and ethical aspects.,
  • Infants (Newborn) -- Abnormalities -- Treatment -- Moral and ethical aspects.,
  • Euthanasia -- Moral and ethical aspects.,
  • Infanticide -- Moral and ethical aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid L. Oskandy.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRJ255 .O75 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination22 p. ;
    Number of Pages22
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2603046M
    ISBN 100871251043
    LC Control Number85161225
    OCLC/WorldCa12877610

    Withholding and withdrawing of life sustaining treatment in the newborn. the decision has to be immediate and taken in relation to the infant of an anaesthetised or at least severely stressed mother. If we are aware that either some of the professionals or the parents believe that the two situations are ethically distinct and treatment Cited by:   In a new commentary, Alison Stuebe, M.D., president of the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine, lays out the pros and cons of separating newborn infants Author: Traci Pedersen.

    Chapter 9:Severely Impaired Newborns and Infanticide. READING: John A. Robertson: The status of impaired infants Infants are persons and entitled to care. There is no way to evaluate and measure the total costs and consequences and so there should be no utilitarian justification for the withholding of treatment and care. 1. Public Policy. Fall;23(4) The severely defective newborn: the dilemma and the decision process. Heymann PB, Holtz S. PMID:Cited by: 7.

    If your item is damaged or defective, you can return your product through our Online Return Center during the return period (most items can be returned within 30 days of receipt of shipment.) Did you receive a damaged, defective, or wrong item fulfilled by and want to . S ince it is now possible to detect through amniocentesis and other tests whether the unborn entity will turn out to be physically or mentally handicapped, some argue that abortion should remain a choice for women who do not want to take care of such a child.. Another reason cited for advocating the aborting of the defective unborn is that it is better for such children never to be born rather.


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The application of these ideas to the situation of defective newborns is summarized below. Pain and suffering should not be unnecessarily inflicted.

The lives of all people, including the most severely handicapped, who are now, or who were at some time in the past, able to comprehend the idea of their own mortality, should be treated with the same respect. ©— Bioethics Research Library Box Washington DC   pages ; 24 cm This book, in the main, is devoted to the question of benevolent infanticide.

Its primary purpose is to understand what conditions, if any, warrant allowing or inducing the death of a seriously defective : This book is a fantastic read for kids.

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This paper argues that euthanasia of severely defective newborns is morally justifiable and legally permissible within reasonable extensions of current interpretations of the Federal Constitution by the Supreme Court. It describes the medical dilemma, evaluates the moral issues involved, and delineates possible legal by: 2.

research and studiesA Defective Child is Born: A Study of Mothers of Newborns with Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus. A Defective Child is Born: A Study of Mothers of Newborns with Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus.

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Withholding Life-Sustaining Treatment From Severely Defective Newborns: Who Should Decide.  Greenstein, Laurie-Jane () Related Items in Google Scholar ©— Bioethics Research Library Box Washington DC.

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Involuntary Euthanasia of Defective Newborns: A Legal Analysis* John A. Robertsont One of the most perplexing dilemmas of modern medicine concerns whether "ordinary"' medical care justifiably can be withheld from defec-tive newborns. Infants with malformations of the central nervous system2.

debate which centers on the issue of whether all severely defective newborn babies should be given equally vigorous treatment or whether some should be left radically untreated and allowed to die.

This issue has generated more than a debate. Pediatric practice varies widely with respect to these : David Roy. One of the most contentious ethical issues in the neonatal intensive care unit is the withdrawal of life‐sustaining treatment from infants who may otherwise survive.

In practice, one of the most important factors influencing this decision is the prediction that the infant will be severely intellectually by:   14 must-have first books for babies. Build your little one's library with these timeless first books for babies. By Emily Piccinin and Leah Rumack December 8, Photo Gallery.

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Feinberg (ed), The Problem of Abortion, Belmont,pp. 51–For critical discussion see S. Benn, ‘Abortion, Infanticide and Respect for Persons’ in ibid., pp. 92– and B. Brody, Abortion and the Sanctity of Human Life: a Philosophical View, Cambridge, Mass.

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In the late s Dr. Harry J. Haiselden, a prominent Chicago surgeon, electrified the nation by allowing the deaths of at least six infants he diagnosed as "defectives". He displayed the dying infants to journalists, wrote about them for the Hearst newspapers, and starred in a feature film about his crusade.

Prominent Americans from Clarence Darrow to Helen Keller rallied to his support.Treatment of Severely Impaired Infants and Children Medical Ethics 5 Kenny – Medical Information Age: four years Spinal muscular atrophy Has lost previous crawling and walking abilities Needs a body jacket for support and a by-path assist device to aid in breathing Independent in a wheelchair, but dependent in bathing and dressingFile Size: KB.

If the newborn's prognosis is hopeless and the pain both severe and unrelievable, it observes, the parents and physicians "may concur that death .