Table 1

Responses to ethical questions (see text for full questions)

QuestionResponses
n (%)
Vote results
Ethical
n (%)
Not ethical
n (%)
1. Home treatment80 (100)77 (96)3 (4)
2. Domestic violence63 (79)37 (59)26 (41)
3. Parental respite
 A. Maternal exhaustion67 (84)28 (42)39 (58)
 B. Afford a family holiday57 (71)28 (49)29 (51)
 C. Afford a wheelchair64 (80)28 (44)36 (56)
4. Consent
 A. 14 years old63 (79)33 (52)30 (48)
 B. 16 years old58 (73)48 (83)10 (17)
5. Physiotherapy unavailable61 (76)10 (16)51 (84)
6. Bedroom sanctuary64 (80)63 (98)1 (2)
7. Intramuscular injections
 A. 1 day62 (78)61 (98)1 (2)
 B. 2 days59 (74)52 (88)7 (12)
 C. 3 days60 (75)31 (52)29 (48)