Louisiana Law Review
Seeking a Definition of Medical Futility with Reference to the Louisiana Natural Death Act
Futile medical care, Legal status of patients, Right to die -- Law & legislation -- United States
The article focuses on the issues of medical futility with respect to Louisiana Natural Death Act, and mentions concept of personhood and the right of a severely incapacitated patient to accept or refuse treatment; and conceptual issues of the medical futility.
Frederick R. Parker Jr.,
Seeking a Definition of Medical Futility with Reference to the Louisiana Natural Death Act,
77 La. L. Rev.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.law.lsu.edu/lalrev/vol77/iss3/8