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Should Treatment Be Terminated?

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By Oden Thomas C.. . 93 pages. Harper & Row; , Publishers, New York: , 1976.. Price, $2.95 (paperback).

Ann Intern Med. 1977;87(3):388. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-87-3-388_7
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A theologian applies Judeo-Christian ethics to questions concerning the maintenance of life-support systems and other treatments for patients with no hope for recovery. Emphasis is on the sanctity of life, and the moral dilemmas faced by friends and relatives of the terminally ill patient.


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