The transplant baby from outer space

TitleThe transplant baby from outer space
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1992
AuthorsGostin, L, Hull, RT
JournalHastings Center Report
Volume22
Issue4-5
Pagination24-25
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number00930334
Accession Number9302070011
KeywordsMedical
AbstractPresents a hypothetical case study of a woman, Carol M (Ms. M), diagnosed with acute abdomen and schizophrenia who refused treatment, but, on the approval of her mother, underwent surgery. The question of how competent a patient must be to honor a refusal of treatment; Commentary by two experts; Marginal capacity; The confirmation of incompetence to consent; More.
NotesGostin, Larry Hull, Richard T.; Source Info: Jul/Aug92, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p24; Subject Term: MEDICAL ethics; Number of Pages: 2p; Document Type: Article; Full Text Word Count: 1701
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