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Patients who refuse livesaving care create ethical questions

Patients create ethical dilemmas for doctors all the time, but perhaps none so much as the patient who refuses lifesaving treatment. That’s a problem for neurologist Andrew N. Wilner, M.D., who has had multiple patients in his practice refuse medical treatment to the detriment of their health—and great cost to the healthcare system.

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