On this blog, Professor Thaddeus Mason Pope tracks judicial, legislative, policy, and academic developments concerning medical futility and the limits on individual autonomy at the end of life. For more resources, visit www.thaddeuspope,com.
Saturday, November 10, 2012
University of Minnesota Futility Policy
Today marks the one-year anniversary of the University of Minnesota Medical Center's adoption of a non-beneficial treatment policy. I understand that UMMC had four cases in the policy's first year.