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withholding and withdrawing life‐prolonging treatment

Emily Jackson

in The New Oxford Companion to Law

Published in print January 2008 | ISBN: 9780199290543
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191727269
withholding and withdrawing life‐prolonging treatment

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Medical progress means that life can now be sustained artificially, sometimes for many years. Inevitably this raises the question of

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