TERRI SCHIAVO AND THE LAW
- American Nurses Association Statement on the Terri Schiavo Case Statement Attributed to Barbara A. Blakeney, MS, RN, President. // Oklahoma Nurse;Jun-Aug2005, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p22
Deals with a statement issued by the American Nurses Association regarding the Terri Schiavo case in the U.S. Views on the right of patients; Role of nurses in supervising patients; Importance of the case to the public.
- Schiavo case raises complex, timely issues. Cook, Brad // New Hampshire Business Review;4/1/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 7, p13
Addresses the issue of New Hampshire laws governing euthanasia and the rights of a comatose patient as applied to the Terry Schiavo case. Key provisions of the state's laws concerning the use of life-giving machines to an incapacitated patient; Ethical, legal and political issues underlying the...
- A long, sad week. McLaughlin, Neil // Modern Healthcare;4/4/2005, Vol. 35 Issue 14, p21
Focuses on the failure of the U.S. healthcare organizations to voice out their opinions on the debate over the case of Terri Schiavo. Implications of the government's intrusion into personal healthcare decisions for the health care industry; Need for the healthcare organizations to speak out on...
- Capital Briefs. // Human Events;3/28/2005, Vol. 61 Issue 11, p2
Presents an update on U.S. politics and government as of March 28, 2005. Ways used by House Majority Leader Tom Delay in dealing with the situation of disabled Terri Schiavo; Failure of a Florida legislature to enact its own law that would have prevented the death-by-dehydration-and-starvation...
- How much dare you tell your patient? Bandman, Elsie L. // RN;Aug78, Vol. 41 Issue 8, p38
Deals with the significant role of health personnel on informing patients about their medical conditions. Opposition of physicians on the patient bill of rights; Description of a case of losing one's professional license; Description of the collegial model.
- After 14 years, controversy still roils around Schiavo case. Gross, Judy // National Catholic Reporter;10/15/2004, Vol. 40 Issue 44, p11
Reports on the religious aspect of euthanasia in the case of Terri Schiavo who has been in a persistent vegetative state for 14 years in Florida. Reduction of the separation between the judicial and legislative powers; Papal statement regarding euthanasia; Health condition of Schiavo.
- Your money where your mouse is. Hopkins Tanne, Janice // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);4/2/2005, Vol. 330 Issue 7494, p795
Focuses on the right-to-die case involving Terri Schiavo. Details of the conflict between Schiavo's husband, Michael, and her parents, Mary and Robert Schindler, over the decision to remove Schiavo's life support; Ethical debate in the U.S. media over the rights of patients in persistent...
- TOM DELAY: POPULAR CONSTITUTIONALIST? Devins, Neal // Chicago-Kent Law Review;2006, Vol. 81 Issue 3, p1055
Focusing on congressional efforts to override state court decisionmaking in the Tern Schiavo case, this essay examines some of the practical problems associated with implementing Larry Kramer's popular constitutionalism. In particular, lawmakers will invoke the "will of the people" when, in...
- Euthanasia by Stealth. Forbes, Steve // Forbes Global;4/18/2005, Vol. 8 Issue 6, p13
Criticizes the decision of U.S. courts as of April 2005 to conduct euthanasia on Terri Schiavo, who was in a persistent vegetative state since 1990. Difference between people who are comatose, brain-dead or in a persistent vegetative state; Information on the policies of euthanasia in Nazi...