• HLT 520 Topic 7 | Discussion Question 1 & 2

Week 7 DQ1

Explore the issues of how to determine if a patient is mentally competent to make his or her own decisions, especially in situations where the decisions do not appear to make sense.


Week 7 DQ2

What are the differences between a permanent vegetative state and a coma? How do these differences affect the ethical choices faced by the family and caregivers of the patient? What importance should the patient's own wishes have? How would the presence of a living will affect the decision?

HLT 520 Topic 7 | Discussion Question 1 & 2

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