End of Life Journal Archives

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Case Law on Artificial Nutrition and Hydration Since Bland

Dr Martin JR Curtice

The legal basis and principles for the lawful withdrawal of artificial nutrition and hydration (ANH) from people in a persistent vegetative state (now termed permanent vegetative state), was laid out in the case of Anthony Bland, who sustained catastrophic and irreversible brain damage as a result of being crushed during... Read full article

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