Facts, Lies, and Videotapes: The Permanent Vegetative State and the Sad Case of Terri Schiavo

@article{Cranford2005FactsLA,
  title={Facts, Lies, and Videotapes: The Permanent Vegetative State and the Sad Case of Terri Schiavo},
  author={Ronald E. Cranford},
  journal={The Journal of Law, Medicine \& Ethics},
  year={2005},
  volume={33},
  pages={363 - 371}
}
  • R. Cranford
  • Published 1 June 2005
  • Medicine
  • The Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics
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