Ethics Rounds: Benefits and Risks of Visitor Restrictions for Hospitalized Children During the COVID Pandemic

In order to control the spread or coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19), many hospitals have strict visitor restriction policies. These policies often prohibit both parents from visiting at the same time or having grandparents or other family members visit at all. We discuss cases in which such policies created ethical dilemmas and possibly called for compassionate exceptions from the general rules.

Ethics Rounds: Benefits and Risks of Visitor Restrictions for Hospitalized Children During the COVID Pandemic
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