New Yorker article on brain death getting a lot of attention

Tom Benzoni benzonit at GMAIL.COM
Thu Feb 8 06:18:18 UTC 2018


And a very difficult topic on which to have an open conversation.

tom

On Sun, Feb 4, 2018 at 8:24 PM, David L Meyers <dm0015 at comcast.net> wrote:

> This very thought-provoking story involves ethics, diagnosis of brain
> death, family and cultural values, but there also seems to have been a
> delay in diagnosing and addressing the surgical complication which set this
> tragedy in motion. Long but worth the read:
>
> https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2018/02/05/what-does-it-mean-to-die
>
> David
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