Ethics Consult: Who Decides if Child Is ‘Dead?’ MD/JD Weighs In

Ethics Seek the advice of: Who Decides if Baby Is ‘Lifeless?’ MD/JD Weighs In

Welcome to Ethics Consult — an opportunity to discuss, debate (respectfully), and learn together. We select an ethical dilemma from a true, but anonymized, patient care case, and then we provide an expert’s commentary. Last week, you voted on who defines death of a child. Should Jared and Susanna be permitted to take this child,…