Call to amend new clinical guidelines
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Call to amend new clinical guidelines

The national patient representative group for people with intellectual disabilities is concerned with their wording The national patient representative group for people with intellectual disabilities, Inclusion Ireland, has called for the Department of Health to amend two recently published guidelines on clinical decision-making for those in critical care. The documents are “The Ethical Framework for […]

A Call for 'Urgent' Global Action to Prevent Suicide
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A Call for ‘Urgent’ Global Action to Prevent Suicide

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. A global group of suicide experts is urging governments around the world to take action to prevent a possible jump in suicide rates because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. In a commentary published online April 21 in Lancet Psychiatry, members of […]