Article on Dialysis Treatment Access: 1962 USA: Seminal to Public Health Ethics

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Shana Alexander in Life magazine p. 262- 1962

This article entitled "They Decide Who Lives, Who Dies: medical miracle and a moral burden of a small committee" spurred awareness of the importance of public health ethics in the United States.  It is a seminal article in that prior work had not made the life/death link so clear.

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