Entries by Elizabeth Dzeng from 01/2013

The Hippocratic Paradox: When Is Resuscitating a Patient Doing Them Harm?

| Posted 01.17.2013 | UK Lifestyle

I feel that the UK is at a crossroads in much the same way that the US was several decades ago. High profile court cases surrounding patient rights at the end of life catalyzed a set of changes, which led to America's current system of aggressive treatments at all costs regardless of futility or clinical common sense.