Death by Doctor

Ethics Physician-assisted suicide
Forensics The killing of patients by a single homicidal physician for pleasure or for profit. See Shipman, Swango
Human rights The killing of a group normal (healthy) individuals as part of state policy—e.g., genocide—which is overseen by a doctor—e.g., Josef Mengele. See Angel of Death
Medspeak The unintentional and likely underreported patient deaths that result from doctors’ medical errors
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We make no apology for publishing the shocking photos of Nicole, who was described as being two punches from death by doctors.
But the killer, who ate the flesh of his three female victims, has been pulled back from the brink of death by doctors.
Carrie, who has a broken pelvis and is in Birmingham Children's Hospital, was told of her father's death by doctors at the weekend.
Last night, it emerged that many terminally-ill patients are helped to a pain-free death by doctors who believe they are acting humanely but who do not always broadcast their beliefs.
Carrie, being treated for a broken pelvis in Birmingham Children's Hospital, was told of her father's death by doctors at the weekend.
His daughter, who has a broken pelvis and is in Birmingham Children's Hospital, was told of her father's death by doctors at the weekend.