British girl recovering after forced heart transplant

Richmond, Caroline
September 1999
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/21/99, Vol. 161 Issue 6, p680
Academic Journal
Reports about a 15-year-old British girl forced to have a heart transplant against her wishes. Reasons why the girl is opposed to the operation; Court decision by a judge to allow the life-saving operation to proceed; Conflicting opinions about the outcome from lawyers and medical ethicists.


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