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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* John Trowbridge, MD, Death By Doctor: Can You Blame Those Who Don't Know?
The two brothers were pulled out from well and shifted to hospital where they pronounced death by doctors. The bodies were handed over to heirs after medico-legal formalities.
We make no apology for publishing the shocking photos of Nicole, who was described as being two punches from death by doctors. They are hard to look at but they send out a clear signal.
A seven-month-old Palestinian baby was recently saved from certain death by doctors in an Israeli hospital.
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.
The girl who has a broken pelvis and is in Birmingham Children's Hospital, was told of her father's death by doctors at the weekend.