Dr. Ken Position On Life Support Essay

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The decision to be able to prolong life has been one of the most controversial topic for years now. Many people believe that life support isn’t benefiting the person just only making the person live longer and others believe that it’s a chance the patients can come off life support breathing on their own which there has been many cases were patients have awakened from life support. In this exploratory essay I will talk about the 3 article that embodied their opinion about life support. In the first article Dr. Ken position on the issue is that he is against Dying patients being kept on life support because he believes once the person is critically ill which some call it brain dead there’s no coming back from it. In the 2nd article author Meltem Zeytinoglu states his case on how he supports dying patients on life support because he dealt with it first hand when he was younger his mother was on life support and came out of life support healthy. My 3rd article states his issue on how he is for and also against dying patients being kept on life support, he is doctor which means he has to follow the law to do everything in his power to prolong life, but he is also a roman catholic and catholic believes when it’s your time you don’t stop Gods wishes.
One of my position on the issue is that Dr. Ken Berger believes that Life Support on elderly patient isn’t benefiting them and is actually causing more harm to them. According to the “Dying on life support: is it fair? Article The…

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