The DAC 2011 will meet together under the banner, Vitale borderline situations are. "
These four words are the following four key messages to be placed at the center:
- Our work touches more directly the life, for life and survival of important - vital - features that we watch with awe, protect, maintain and even restore to.
- Patients are always our actions while at the limit, between hope and fear, between wakefulness and anesthesia, between autonomy and loss of autonomy, between medically feasible and reasonable, and often between life and death. It is important to limit these situations with the highest professional competence and humanity - accompany - often to their own limits as possible.
- To success for our patients will only ever use together in trusting collaboration with other health care representatives, especially our operative and interventional partners but also with the partners of conservative medicine. The capacity for good interdisciplinary teamwork - and we, with other related professions such as nurses or emergency medical personnel - is essential.