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Decision-making on Withholding or Withdrawing Life Support in the ICU: A Worldwide Perspective

A new study in Chest documents the characteristics of intensive care unit (ICU) patients with a decision to withhold/withdraw life-sustaining treatment, including the types of supportive treatments used, patterns of organ dysfunction, and internat…

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