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Ethical considerations in pediatric resuscitation and clinical practice

K. Sarah Hoehn, MD, MBe and Christine A. O’Malley, APN, NNP-BC

K. Sarah Hoehn, MD, MBe
Director, Pediatric Supportive Care and Comfort Team
Co-Director, Ethics Consultation Service
MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Section of Critical Care
University of Chicago Comer Children’s Hospital

Christine A. O’Malley, APN, NNP-BC
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Section of Neonatology
The University of Chicago Medicine & Biological Sciences


Drs. Hoehn and O’Malley have no relevant financial conflicts of interest in relation to this activity. The reviewers who contributed to this activity have nothing to disclose.

Type of Activity: Knowledge-based

Learning Objectives:

  • Review ethical quandaries during resuscitation and at different time points in the care of pediatric patients.
  • Describe ethical principles in pediatric decision making.
  • Delineate the process when faced with challenging ethical circumstances during the care of pediatric patients.
Target Audience: Pharmacists Fee: $10 (or $70 for all 10 courses). For C4 2022 participants who registered for the live program, please use the access code provided to you by email.
Release Date: September 19, 2022 Expiration Date: September 19, 2024
Estimated Time to Complete: 1 hour CE: 1.0 contact hours (0.1 CEUs)

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