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Dublin City University
Susan Margaret Bailey
University of Technology, Sydney
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    The Concept of Futility in Health Care Decision Making.Susan Bailey - 2004 - Nursing Ethics 11 (1):77-83.
    Life saving or life sustaining treatment may not be instigated in the clinical setting when such treatment is deemed to be futile and therefore not in the patient’s best interests. The concept of futility, however, is related to many assumptions about quality and quantity of life, and may be relied upon in a manner that is ethically unjustifiable. It is argued that the concept of futility will remain of limited practical use in making decisions based on the best interests principle (...)
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    Decision Making in Health Care: Limitations of the Substituted Judgement Principle.Susan Bailey - 2002 - Nursing Ethics 9 (5):483-493.
    The substituted judgement principle is often recommended as a means of promoting the self-determination of an incompetent individual when proxy decision makers are faced with having to make decisions about health care. This article represents a critical ethical analysis of this decision-making principle and describes practical impediments that serve to undermine its fundamental purpose. These impediments predominantly stem from the informality associated with the application of the substituted judgement principle. It is recommended that the principles upon which decisions are made (...)
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    Decision Making in Acute Care: A Practical Framework Supporting the 'Best Interests' Principle.Susan Bailey - 2006 - Nursing Ethics 13 (3):284-291.
    The best interests principle is commonly utilized in acute care settings to assist with decision making about life-saving and life-sustaining treatment. This ethical principle demands that the decision maker refers to some conception of quality of life that is relevant to the individual patient. The aim of this article is to describe the factors that are required to be incorporated into an account of quality of life that will provide a morally justifiable basis for making a judgement about the future (...)
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    Reviewers of Articles Received and Published in 2006Á/07.Tineke Abma, Anne Arber, Arie van der Arend, Marianne Benedicta Arndt, Robert Arnott, Kim Atkins, Helen Aveyard, Susan Bailey, Joy Bickley-Asher & Pamela Bjorklund - 2007 - Nursing Ethics 14 (6):849.
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    Should All Patients Who Attempt Suicide Be Treated? A Response to Savulescu.Susan Bailey - 1996 - Monash Bioethics Review 15 (1):42.
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