Search Results Search Sort by RelevanceMost Recent Policy Forum Dec 2005 Physician-Advocate: Deciding What To Fight for and When Philip A. Pizzo, MD Virtual Mentor. 2005;7(12):813-815. doi: 10.1001/virtualmentor.2005.7.12.pfor2-0512. Case and Commentary Jul 2010 “Please Let Me Hear My Son Cry Once” Wynne Morrison, MD, MBE Parents want their child with severe disabilities to be accorded the same respect a healthy child gets, including a physical exam in the ER to diagnose and perhaps treat a minor illness unrelated to his or her impairments. Virtual Mentor. 2010;12(7):530-534. doi: 10.1001/virtualmentor.2010.12.7.ccas2-1007. Case and Commentary Jan 2022 Should Dentists Treat Despite Medical Contraindications? Bernard Friedland, BChD, MSc, JD Some patients who need general medical care before a dental intervention can suffer increased risk for poor outcomes if they have compromised access to care. AMA J Ethics. 2022;24(1):E6-12. doi: 10.1001/amajethics.2022.6. Case and Commentary Oct 2009 The Patient Who Says He Is Ready to Die Margaret Tarpley, MLS and John Tarpley, MD Virtual Mentor. 2009;11(10):761-765. doi: 10.1001/virtualmentor.2009.11.10.ccas3-0910.