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Patient confused with fever. Wife refuses lumbar puncture....Wat to do?




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do lumbar puncture


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thanks angel.....But, shouldn't we use "Substituted judgement" in this scenario? If the wife says "He has always hated needles"...Then wat to do?


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he hated needles but he dint say in emergency dnt use them





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