Read When doctors have to lie. http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/23/opinion/sunday/when-doctors-need-to-lie.html?_r=0
Based on the concepts and arguments in this unit – critically discuss this article, along with Dr. Jaujar’s decision to intubate his patent, making sure to follow these four steps:
1. Clear exposition of text – Describe (i.e. give a clear exposition or summary of) what the author is saying and doing; An effective way to do this is by pre-reading, reading, re-reading, making notes and summarizing them.
2. Critical evaluation of text- Analyze and interpret what the author is saying and doing; (e.g. is the author making an ethical claim or just describing a problem?)
3. Evaluate the author‟s claims, argument and approach using the concepts, theories and arguments from this unit.
4. You may also relate these claims to other literature or scholarship on this topic – making sure to cite your references and to provide the class with access to it.