James N. Kirkpatrick, MD

Sarah C. Hull, MD, MBE

Savitri Fedson, MD, MA

Brendan Mullen, BSFS

Sarah J. Goodlin, MD

Accredited by

American College of Cardiology

Course Description

After reading this article the reader should be able to:

- Identify the principles of medical ethics that are applicable to allocation and triage decisions during a pandemic.
- Compare and contrast contingency and crisis standards of care.
- Identify the ethical justification for decisions to supersede individual autonomy in crisis standards of care.
- Identify the cardiovascular clinician’s role in providing palliative care in crisis care settings.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2020-Jun-29
Expiration Date:2021-Jun-28
Registration Required:Yes

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