A woman (and man) without a country

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Lying in bed, the shriveled 86-year-old Australian woman appeared almost bionic. Congestive heart failure had rendered Mrs. A unable to breathe without a ventilator, and her failing kidneys kept her tethered to a dialysis machine 24 hours per day.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)125-127
Number of pages3
JournalCambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics
Volume21
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 2012

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Bionics
Mechanical Ventilators
chronic illness
Dialysis
Heart Failure
Kidney

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  • Health Policy
  • Health(social science)
  • Issues, ethics and legal aspects

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A woman (and man) without a country. / Bosslet, Gabriel.

In: Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics, Vol. 21, No. 1, 01.2012, p. 125-127.

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