Unformatted text preview: they find. What the surgeon did in this case, although wasn’t expressly consented on, was a standard pratice in the medical field and they were taught to do so, otherwise it would cause major problems in the future. Although she did not consent, the liability of the surgeon is more extended when they are preforming on the operating table. Holding: Narrow: When a surgeon finds a extingient hazardous risk in a patient’s body while preforming surgery, that is unexpected, they may take reasonable necessary measures to cure the patients Broad:When someone finds a life threatening danger on the victim, they may take resasonable measures to cure the problem. Synthesis: Dissent/Concurrences:...
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- Fall '11
- Physician, Causality, extremely hazardous ones, major leg problems