Hospital Ethics Committee Failure

1 year ago Bernard W. Freedman, JD, MPH 1
Hospital Ethics Committee Failure Bernard W. Freedman, JD, MPH  The patient, a 98 year old man was suffering from a dissecting aortic aneurysm of 7.5 cm. He was unresponsive and near death. He previously, and with unquestioned capacity, executed an advance health directive indicating that he refused surgery. He also had previously told his physician that he Read More