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Tapping the tendons of the biceps, triceps, and pronator muscles, quadriceps and gastrocnemius muscles with the reflex hammer elicits no contraction of the respective muscles. Plantar or noxious stimulation gives no response. (Ad Hoc Committee, 1968, pp. 85-86) Page 12 These three criteria are based on clinical observations and are sufficient for the diagnosis of a permanently nonfunctioning brain. If an electroencephalogram is available it will provide confirmatory data. An electroencephalogram is neither necessary nor, independent of the clinical observations, sufficient for the diagnosis.

In addition to the plight of the terminally ill, there is the growing problem posed by the permanently unconscious. We live in a society in which more than 30 million Americans have no health insurance and, consequently, little access to health care. At the same time, we are forcing some patients, or their families, to go to court to escape from medical treatment they do not want. How we got into this medical-ethical-legal thicket, and how we might find our way out, is the subject here. For ease in understanding what may seem like, to some, a terribly complex issue, we have divided our discussion of this topic into two parts.

Chapter 11: Peter Menzel/Stock Boston. Chapter 12: Life Connection of Ohio. Used with permission. Chapter 13: Photo courtesy of The Blade, Toledo, OH. Credits continued on page 505, which constitutes an extension of the copyright page. Printed in the United States of America 98 97 96 95 94 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 Page v To the memory of those who have died and those who have survived, whose stories are told in these pages, who have taught us all so much about death and dying. GBF To the memory of my mother who taught me much about love and life and living even in her dying.

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