Wednesday, February 23, 2005
She breathes on her own, but relies on the feeding tube to survive. Doctors have ruled she's in a persistent vegetative state with no hope for recovery.
That statement leaves no doubt in the reader's mind---Terry Schiavo will never get better. The only problem is that her parents don't agree and they have doctors who also don't agree with that statement. You can learn more about that here. Shouldn't the SAEN have presented both sides of the argument in order to be balanced?
I'm not going to trash the husband in this case because he obviously believes he is carrying out his wife's wishes, but at this point I think he should defer to her parents and let it go.