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Table ICU admission for patients with poor prognosis or poor quality of life (% respondents)

From: Ethical attitudes of ICU physicians in Hong Kong

  No hope of survival for more than a few weeks Poor QOL according to physician Poor QOL according to patient
Country Admitted Should be admitted Admitted Should be admitted Admitted Should be admitted
HK 69 45 86 66 81 51
Belgium [2] 63 34 91 75 83 53