Long term mechanical ventilation part 1: ethical dilemmas and decisions
This source preferred by Jaqui Hewitt-Taylor
Authors: Hewitt-Taylor, J.
Journal: British Journal of Healthcare Assistants
Publication Date: 2008
The increasing use of long-term mechanical ventilation has many benefits, but can also create concerns and dilemmas for those who use it, their families, and staff. This often includes healthcare assistants who provide day-to-day support to people who use long-term ventilation.