Healthcare Ethics The Experience after the Haitian Earthquake
Etienne, M., Powell, C., and Amundson, D. (2010). Healthcare Ethics: The Experience after the Haitian Earthquake. (Abstract only.) American Journal of Disaster Medicine. 5(3):141-7.
The authors describe the multidisciplinary Healthcare Ethics Committee set up aboard the USNS Comfort after the 2010 earthquake that devastated Haiti. The principles and some of the processes the authors illustrate in the article can be applied to future disaster medical relief efforts.