Family, Ethics, Informed Consent and Medicolegal Considerations

  • Moshe Schein


The wind whistles through the cracks in your call room window when the ER calls and suddenly you find yourself in the maelstrom of that environment, speaking to a small group of extremely anxious strangers — having to explain that an immediate operation will be required to save their beloved one. The OR is ready.


Bile Duct Injury Emergency Laparotomy Colonic Obstruction Large Bowel Obstruction Common Bile Duct Injury 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2000

Authors and Affiliations

  • Moshe Schein
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  1. 1.Cornell University Medical CollegeUSA
  2. 2.New York Methodist HospitalBrooklynUSA

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