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Clinical ethics in Critical Care: Is it ethically acceptable to honor previous wishes to withhold life-sustaining treatments in the setting of suspected suicide?

In this podcast, Dr. Sarah Beesley interviews Dr. David Chooljian from Loma Linda University and Loma Linda VA, as well as incoming Chair of the ATS Ethics and Conflict of Interest (ECOI) Committee, and Dr. Kathleen Akgün from Yale School of Medicine and VA Connecticut Healthcare System and an ATS ECOI member about the ethics surrounding withholding life-sustaining treatments in the setting of suicide attempts.

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Last Reviewed: June 2017