Patients with complicated illnesses often end up in the hospital. Some are able to recover and go on to live full lives, whereas others will get trapped on machines. Many issues arise for families when they are faced with the decision to remove someone off life support.

Jessie Nymeyer, MSN, RN, APRN, ACHPN, CCRN

When patients get stuck in the ICU

Brian Fowler, RN, BSN

Save lives first, ask questions later

Michael Arciaga, RN, NCIIM

Death in the ER

Diane Ryan, RN

A call to help people die with dignity

Shawn Brast, MSN, RN, CCRN, NRP

Ambulance rides with a different objective