Difficult Decisions in Paediatrics Exploring ethical issues and decision making for children with life-limiting illnesses
Aims Explore recent difficult cases such as Charlie Gard and Alfie Evans; consider factors that contribute to conflict between parents and doctors.
Identify when decisions and joined-up thinking go well - appreciating factors that contribute to 'success' in difficult ethical cases across Wessex.
Consider how to create joined-up working and decision making for children with life-limiting conditions between tertiary services, DGHs and the community. Who is the course suitable for? Anyone who regularly interacts with children and young people