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Judgment 1— Re A (Conjoined Twins: Surgical Separation) [2001] Fam 147

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Publication date14/12/2016
Host publicationEthical Judgments: Re-Writing Medical Law
EditorsStephen Smith, John Coggon, Clark Hobson, Richard Huxtable, Sheelagh McGuinness, Jose Miola, Mary Neal
Number of pages7
ISBN (Print)9781849465793
Original languageEnglish


As part of an edited volume to be entitled Ethical Judgments, this chapter provides an alternative judgment in the Re A (Conjoined Twins) case, based on an application of the doctrine of double effect.