A Conceptual Framework for Clearer Ethical Discussions About COVID-19 Response
Critical care resource allocation, Triage policies
Sturm College of Law
Improving the clarity and detail of our ethical frameworks can help ensure that triage decisions during the COVID-19 pandemic do justice to the complexity of our values. In this commentary, I propose an ethical framework (Table 1), then apply it to illuminate gaps in Haward and colleagues’ (2020) analysis.
Govind C. Persad, A Conceptual Framework for Clearer Ethical Discussions about COVID-19 Response, 20 Am. J. Bioethics 98 (2020).