Medical Ethics

Jahi McMath (family photo)

Video Posted Online Claims To Show Jahi McMath Responding To Touch

Nearly a month after 13-year-old Jahi McMath was taken to a care facility, a video has been posted online that claims to show the girl who was declared brain dead responding to touch.

01/27/2014

Jahi McMath pictured her with her mom.

Jahi Family’s Attorney Says Case Could Set Precedent For Parents’ Rights

Jahi McMath’s family has removed the brain-dead teenager from Childrens Hospital Oakland, but her case is far from over as the hospital faces a state investigation and a potential lawsuit from the family.

01/07/2014

Jahi McMath (family photo)

Experts: Clock Ticking For Jahi McMath After Move Out Of Hospital

The family of a 13-year-old Oakland girl who was declared brain dead after suffering complications from sleep apnea surgery has achieved its goal of moving the girl to a new facility for long-term care, but medical experts say it may be just a matter of time before her body functions shut down completely.

01/07/2014

Jahi McMath pictured her with her mom.

Jahi McMath Receiving Treatment At Undisclosed Catholic Organization

Jahi McMath’s family lawyer has said she has been relocated to an undisclosed Catholic organization where she is receiving treatment, but now he plans on suing the spokesman for Children’s Hospital Oakland.

01/06/2014

(AP)

Stanford Doctors Accused Of Ethics Violations Over Drug Co. Speeches

According to a published report, similar violations occurred at a half dozen other American medical schools.

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