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When Is the Right Time to Turn Off Life Support? | Fox News

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Mar 19, 2009 ... She died Wednesday night after being taken off life support. ... "Pulling the plug" would render the patient unable to breathe, and the heart ...

Life Support: Information and Ethics - ACLS.net

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4 days ago ... Life support refers to techniques and procedures to artificially ... for and against life support, and the ethical issues involved in "pulling the plug".

Wife refused to pull the plug on husband in coma — then he woke up

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Apr 7, 2015 ... Wife refused to pull the plug on husband in coma — then he woke up ... Doctors recommended Danielle remove Matt from life support because ...

Pulling the plug: ICU 'culture' key to life or death decision - NBC News

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May 21, 2013 ... If you land in an intensive care unit sick enough for doctors to consider withdrawing life support, be warned. Whether and when to pull the plug ...

Pulling the Plug - Carla Stewart

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The doctors have talked with her sister. With no other family and no insurance, her sister has signed the papers to stop life support.” “What? Pull the plug? No!

Doctors want the right to pull the plug - Macleans.ca

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They want the right to decide when it's time to end life support, and let the patient die. “Physicians often feel like torturers,” says Arthur Schafer, director of the ...

Is it Time to Pull the Plug on “Brain Death”? | Center for Law, Brain ...

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Among general audiences, these superficial signs of life can cause confusion. ... no longer alive, they were going to remove her from her life-support systems.

She Was in a Brain-Dead Coma and Her Family Was About to Pull ...

www.theblaze.com/stories/2015/09/08/she-was-in-a-brain-dead-coma-and-they-were-about-to-pull-the-plug-but-what-happened-next-had-her-family-in-absolute-shock/

Sep 8, 2015 ... She Was in a Brain-Dead Coma and Her Family Was About to Pull the Plug. ... “ They were keeping her alive with machines and life support.”.

LIFE SUPPORT SYSTEMS (Critical Care)---How long should you be ...

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This will avoid being attached to a machine for months or years because no one wants to 'pull the plug'. Life-supports should solve our medical ills, not create ...

LIFE SUPPORT SYSTEMS (Critical Care)---withdrawing life ...

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Feb 2, 2007 ... PULLING THE PLUG: A PARADIGM FOR LIFE-ENDING DECISIONS. SYNOPSIS : When a patient is being maintained by life-supports, we are ...

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Who Decides When to "Pull the Plug" and What is the Chaplain's ...

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Very few families understand how a person can be dead if they are still breathing on life support. In their minds, it's a bad coma; and people have been known to ...

'Pulling the Plug' on My Mom - Huffington Post

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Apr 30, 2013 ... My sister and I had no doubts that if she could, she'd scream, “Turn the life support off fast!” But how do you “pull the plug” on someone you love ...

A Time to Die - The Bible Study Site

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Some people say we are playing God by trying to keep a patient alive through life support means. Others say we are playing God by pulling the plug and letting ...