Ethical Considerations in Palliative Care (RN Nursing)

Ethical Considerations in Palliative Care (RN Nursing)

by Mark Hughes, MD, MA

In this course, students will delve into ethical considerations and frameworks surrounding end-of-life decision-making.
This course will address the complex landscape of life-sustaining treatments and critically examine the ethical implications of interventions such as ventilator support and artificial nutrition.

Course Details

  • Videos 18
  • Duration 1:19 h
  • Quiz questions 40
  • Concept Pages 6


Your Educators of course Ethical Considerations in Palliative Care (RN Nursing)

 Mark Hughes, MD, MA

Mark Hughes, MD, MA

Dr. Mark Hughes Mark, MD, MA, is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and a core faculty member in the Berman Institute of Bioethics.

Dr. Hughes received his MD from Stony Brook University in 1992 and his MA in philosophy (bioethics) from Georgetown University in 2003. He is the co-chair of the Johns Hopkins Hospital Ethics Committee and Consultation Service. Dr. Hughes directs several courses in clinical ethics and research ethics in undergraduate and graduate medical education and continuing medical education.

Within Lecturio, Dr. Hughes teaches Medical Ethics.

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