Intensive Care

This Is What I Learned, Living in an Intensive Care Unit

Suzanne Askham | Posted 23.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Suzanne Askham

Recently I had the rare and shocking privilege of living in an Intensive Care Unit, or ICU, for three months. I was not a patient, nor a member of sta...

The Cost of Grief?

Michael Volpe | Posted 30.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Michael Volpe

As the stream of policy discussions and floated ideas for the NHS continue to emerge, I and my family have had unfortunate cause to realise just how much of what the health service does is impossible to "value".

Hospital Wins Court Battle To Withhold Treatment From Brain Damaged Man

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.10.2012 | UK

A High Court judge has allowed a hospital trust's request to withhold life-saving treatment from a severely brain-damaged Muslim patient if his condit...

Right To Life Muslim Man 'Should Be Resuscitated' Until Next Hearing

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.08.2012 | UK

The case of a severely brain-damaged Muslim man at the centre of a High Court battle over his treatment has been adjourned for his doctors to consider...

Courtroom Drama As Man 'Emerges From Vegetative State'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.08.2012 | UK

There was a dramatic new twist today in the case of a Muslim man said to be in a persistent vegetative state who doctors have indicated should not rec...

Religious Family In Legal Battle To Keep Father On Life Support

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.08.2012 | UK

The family of a severely brain-damaged Muslim man are fighting in the High Court for him to receive, against medical advice, life-saving treatment if ...