The Deadly Failure of a Hospital to Follow a Patient's Decisions about his Medical Care

Public Reports
#7026.01

This report describes what happened when a hospital ignored a patient’s treatment wishes. When the patient was unconscious, they stopped his treatment. As a result, he died. The pub gives options for handling this kind of situation in the future.

 

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Report #7026.01 (pdf)
Report #7026.01 (rtf)