End of Life Journal Archives

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Exploring in More Depth Issues of Truth Telling, Deceit and Lying

Rob George

The ethics article in the last issue ( George, 2011 ; see journal archives) discussed the case of an 80-year-old woman called Martha, with advanced multi-infarct dementia. When Martha suffered infarcts, her cognitive ability temporarily worsened and, for short periods, she forgot that her husband had died. When told that... Read full article

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