Eliana Close

Queensland University of Technology

2 George Street

Brisbane, Queensland 4000

Australia

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Scholarly Papers (19)

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ANZICS Guiding Principles for Complex Decision Making During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Critical Care and Resuscitation: Journal of the Australasian Academy of Critical Care Medicine, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 21 May 2020
Austin Health - Department of Intensive Care, South Western Sydney Local Health District - Liverpool Hospital, The University of Sydney - Concord Repatriation General Hospital, Queensland University of Technology, University of Queensland - Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Western Australian Health Translation Network, Children's Hospital Westmead, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service, Royal Adelaide Hospital, University College Dublin (UCD), St. Vincent's Hospital Sydney, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Adelaide, St. George Hospital, Sydney, Organ Donation New Zealand, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law and Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law
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health policy, medical ethics, health decision-making, public health, COVID-19, intensive care, health guidelines, clinical decision-making

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Reasons Doctors Provide Futile Treatment at the End of Life: A Qualitative Study

Journal of Medical Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Jul 2016
Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, University of Queensland, University of Queensland - School of Medicine, Queensland University of Technology, University of Queensland, University of Queensland, Queensland University of Technology and Queensland University of Technology
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Futile Treatment, Futility, End of Life Decision-Making, Withholding and Withdrawing Life-Sustaining Treatment, Doctors' Perceptions

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Victoria's Voluntary Assisted Dying Law: Clinical Implementation as the Next Challenge

Medical Journal of Australia 2019; 210 (5) doi: 10.5694/mja18.01000
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 02 May 2019 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2019
Ben White, Lindy Willmott and Eliana Close
Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law and Queensland University of Technology
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voluntary assisted dying, assisted dying

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Futility and the Law: Knowledge, Practice and Attitudes of Doctors in End of Life Care

QUT Law Review, Vol. 16(1), Pp. 54-75, 2016
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2016
Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology, University of Queensland, University of Queensland - School of Medicine, Queensland University of Technology, University of Queensland, University of Queensland and Queensland University of Technology
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Medical Law, Health Law, Withholding and Withdrawing Life-Sustaining Treatment, Futile Treatment, Futility, Doctors' Knowledge of Law, Doctors Attitudes to Law

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Does the Voluntary Assisted Dying Act 2017 (Vic) Reflect Its Stated Policy Goals?

University of New South Wales Law Journal, Vol. 43, No. 2, 2020, pp. 1-42.
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2020
Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology, Queensland University of Technology and Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law
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health law, voluntary assisted dying, assisted dying, health policy, law reform, end of life law

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Futile Treatment in Hospital: Doctors’ Intergroup Language

Journal of Language and Social Psychology, Vol. 34(6), Pp. 657-671, 2015
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Jul 2016
University of Queensland, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, University of Queensland, University of Queensland - School of Medicine, Queensland University of Technology, Queensland University of Technology and Queensland University of Technology
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Intergroup Health Communication, Linguistic Intergroup Bias, End of Life Decision-Making, Withholding and Withdrawing Life-Sustaining Treatment, Futility

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Doctors’ Perceptions of How Resource Limitations Relate to Futility in End-of-Life Decision Making: A Qualitative Analysis

Journal of Medical Ethics. 45, p. 373-379 7 p.
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2020
Queensland University of Technology, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, University of Queensland, University of Queensland - School of Medicine, Queensland University of Technology and University of Queensland
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Charlie Gard: In Defence of the Law

44 Journal of Medical Ethics 476-480
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 12 Dec 2018
Eliana Close, Lindy Willmott and Ben White
Queensland University of Technology, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law and Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law
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Balancing Patient and Societal Interests in Decisions About Potentially Life-Sustaining Treatment: An Australian Policy Analysis

Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, 17(3), 407-421, 2020 https://doi.org/10.1007/s11673-020-09994-7
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 Dec 2020
Eliana Close, Ben White and Lindy Willmott
Queensland University of Technology, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law and Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law
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medical futility, end-of-life care, clinical decision-making, healthcare rationing, resource allocation, public health policy

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Development of Voluntary Assisted Dying Training in Victoria, Australia: A Model for Consideration

Journal of Palliative Care, 04.08.2020, p. 1-6.
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 21 Sep 2020
Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology, Griffith University - Griffith Law School, Independent, University of Queensland - School of Medicine and Queensland University of Technology
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voluntary assisted dying, medical training, mandatory training, curriculum and training design, end of life law, end of life decision making

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Factors Associated With Non-Beneficial Treatments in End of Life Hospital Admissions: A Multicentre Retrospective Cohort Study in Australia

Carter, Hannah Elizabeth, Lee, Xing Ju, Gallois, Cindy, Winch, Sarah, Callaway, Leonie, Willmott, Lindy, White, Ben, Parker, Malcolm, Close, Eliana, & Graves, Nicholas (2019) Factors associated with non-beneficial treatments in end of life hospital admissions: A multicentre retrospective cohort stud
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 18 Dec 2019
Queensland University of Technology, Queensland University of Technology - Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, University of Queensland, University of Queensland, University of Queensland, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, University of Queensland - School of Medicine, Queensland University of Technology and Queensland University of Technology
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end-of-life care, non-beneficial treatment, health, end-of-life treatment, end-of-life decision making

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The Incidence, Duration and Cost of Futile Treatment in End-of-Life Hospital Admissions to Three Australian Public-Sector Tertiary Hospitals: A Retrospective Multi-Centre Cohort Study

(2017) BMJ Open, 7(10), Article number-e017661
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Jan 2018
Queensland University of Technology, University of Queensland, Queensland University of Technology, University of Queensland - School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, University of Queensland, University of Queensland, University of Queensland, Queensland University of Technology, University of Queensland and Queensland University of Technology
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Futile Treatment, Medical Decision-Making, End of Life, Health Economics

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Transparent Triage Policies During The COVID-19 Pandemic: A Critical Part Of Medico-Legal Risk Management For Clinicians

University of New South Wales Law Journal, Vol. 215, No. 2, 2021
Number of pages: 5
Queensland University of Technology, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, The University of Western Australia Law School, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law
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triage, intensive care, scarce resources, rationing, COVID-19, negligence, criminal law, human rights, public law, guardianship, policy, public scrutiny, ethics, utilitarianism

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Legislative Options to Address Institutional Objections to Voluntary Assisted Dying in Australia

University of New South Wales Law Journal Forum, No 3 (2021)
Number of pages: 19
Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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voluntary assisted dying, assisted dying, conscientious objection, institutional objection, reasonable accommodation, end of life law, law reform, doctors, medical profession

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Futile, Non-beneficial, Potentially Inappropriate or ‘Disputed’ Treatment

In N. Emmerich, P. Mallia, B. Gordijn, & F. Pistoia (Eds.), Contemporary European Perspectives on the Ethics of End of Life Care (pp. 181-198). (Philosophy and Medicine ; Vol. 136), 2020
Posted: 15 Aug 2020
Ben White, Lindy Willmott and Eliana Close
Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law and Queensland University of Technology

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futility, futile treatment, non-beneficial treatment, potentially inappropriate treatment, end-of-life decision-making

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Australian Policies on Futile or Non-Beneficial Treatment at the End of Life: A Qualitative Content Analysis

Australian Policies on "Futile" or "Non-beneficial" Treatment at the End of Life: A Qualitative Content Analysis Close, E., Parker, M., Willmott, L., White, B. & Crowden, A., 2019, In : Journal of Law and Medicine. 27, 2, p. 415-439 25 p. http://sites.thomsonreuters.com.au/journals/category/journ
Posted: 19 Mar 2020
Queensland University of Technology, University of Queensland - School of Medicine, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law and University of Melbourne - School of Rural Health

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end of life care, end-of-life decisions, legal policy, health policy, health law, end-of-life treatment, end-of-life care

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Withholding and Withdrawing Potentially Life-Sustaining Treatment: Who Should Decide?

Book chapter in Ian Freckelton and Kerry Petersen, Tensions and Traumas in Health Law (2017, Federation Press)
Posted: 09 Jan 2018
Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine

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Medical futility, withholding and withdrawing life-sustaining treatment, end of life decision-making

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What Does 'Futility' Mean? An Empirical Study of Doctors’ Perception

Medical Journal of Australia, Vol. 204(8), 2016
Posted: 14 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2016
Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology, Queensland University of Technology, University of Queensland, University of Queensland - School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Queensland University of Technology and University of Queensland

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Futile Treatment, Futility, End of Life Decision-Making, Withholding and Withdrawing Life-Sustaining Treatment, Doctors' Perceptions

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Legal Challenges To ICU Triage Decisions In The Covid-19 Pandemic: How Effectively Does The Law Regulate Bedside Rationing Decisions In Australia?

University of New South Wales Law Journal, Volume 44(1)
Number of pages: 51
Queensland University of Technology, The University of Western Australia Law School, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law and Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law
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triage, intensive care, scarce resources, rationing, COVID-19, negligence, criminal law, human rights, administrative law, parens patriae, guardianship, policy, public scrutiny