Improve your critical thinking skills with 148 realistic case studies from all four clinical practice areas: medical-surgical, pediatrics, maternity, and psychiatric nursing each case in critical thinking cases in nursing, 4th edition covers a common problem, drawn from actual clinical experiences and written by nurses who are clinical experts. Surgical long cases every simulation based surgical long case has been recreated from real patients with real results, real images and feedback on interactions based on up to date clinical practice and years of real life clinical experience. This case study on physician-assisted suicide is used in a medical ethics course the case itself is a short article published in 1991 in the new england journal of medicine in which dr timothy e quill described his care for a patient suffer. Answers on page 242 this issue's surgical case study was prepared by scott bellot, md dr bellot is a fellow in ochsner's department of surgery.
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