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    • Asylum seeker’s ‘brain death’ shows failure of care and of democracy 

      Kerridge, I; Isaacs, D (The Conversation, 2014-09-04)
      The news that Hamid Kehazaei, a 24-year-old Iranian asylum seeker detained on Manus Island, has been diagnosed as brain dead following his transfer to the Mater Hospital in Brisbane is a tragedy. That it is a tragedy for ...
    • The management of children with Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type 1 in Australia 

      Tassie, B; Isaacs, D; Kilham, H; Kerridge, I (Wiley, 2013)
      Aims: To (1) estimate the prevalence of Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type 1 (SMA 1); (2) describe what practices characterise end-of-life care of patients with SMA 1; (3) ascertain whether a consistent approach to the management ...
    • Rethinking pediatric ethics consultations 

      Isaacs, D; Kilham, H; Kerridge, I; Newson, A.J. (Taylor & Francis, 2015)
      Johnson and colleagues (2015) report a retrospective review of the experience of an ethics consultation service at a single, highly specialized children's hospital over an 11-year period. Despite its methodologic limitations, ...