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OU on the BBC: Inside The Ethics Committee

Updated Saturday 1st March 2014

Joan Bakewell profiles more cases where the right thing isn't always obvious.

Every day, in hospitals around the country, medical staff are faced with making choices - some are clear; some less so. When the decisions are especially difficult, a panel of experts are called in to help shape an outcome which is in the best interests of all involved.

Joan Bakewell explores the work of the men and women who try to discern the best thing, when the right thing isn't always obvious.


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