You are to look at the case study from the perspective of the nurses
State the problem in ethical terms.
Articulate the desired goals of the nurses. Describe how the goals are consistent with or in conflict with the patient, the family and the attending physician, including conflicts with applicable laws and regulations.
List as many options for the nurses as possible. Examine the underlying ethical principle and value of each.
Propose a range of acceptable options that are consistent with your personal and professional values. For each option consider how the ANA Code of Ethics can provide guidance for decision making.
Choose one option and evaluate its ethical outcome.