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Health care ethics.
Intensive care admission and withdrawal.
The palliation-care-cure triangle.
Caring for bodies, caring for people.
From teamwork to ethics. This sociological study focuses on daily health care practice rather than on a specific ethical position. Applying the trans-philosophical principles put forth by Beauchamp and Childress (1994, 2001): respect for autonomy, non-maleficence, beneficence, and justice, Melia (U.