Virtual Mentor. July 2010, Volume 12, Number 7.
Children and Dying
The Ethics Poll is a snapshot of the opinions of interested readers.
Answer the questions below about a 10-year-old child who has an illness that will cause his death and is expected to do so within the next 24 months. Until cardiac arrest occurs, the child is well enough to attend school and play with friends, and doing so is in his best interest.
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