Autonomy, Religious Values, and Refusal of Lifesaving Medical Treatment
Wreen, Michael J.
JOURNAL OF MEDICAL ETHICS 17(3): 124-130, September 1991
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Wreen, Michael J. (1991-09)The principal question of this paper is: Why are religious values special in refusal of lifesaving medical treatment? This question is approached through a critical examination of a common kind of refusal of treatment ...
Wreen, Michael (1982)In 1964, District of Columbia Appeals Court Judge J. Skelly Wright, acting on the application of Georgetown University Hospital, issued a writ permitting the hospital to overrule the refusal of life-saving blood transfusions ...