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Please comment on Ventillator Document (US-CDC Ethics Subcommittee)

Notice: Opportunity to Comment

The Ethics Subcommittee of the Advisory Committee to the Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has developed a document entitled Ethical Points to Consider Regarding Allocation of Ventilators During a Severe Influenza Pandemic or Other Public Health Emergency [PDF - 252 kb].

US CDC Public Health Ethics Web Site

The US CDC has a public health ethics web site with some resources.  It is located at this URL:


Public health ethics involves a systematic process to clarify, prioritize and justify possible courses of public health action based on ethical principles, values and beliefs of stakeholders, and scientific and other information. 

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