Season 5 Episode 28

Do No Harm?

Aired Friday 9:00 PM Jul 14, 2006 on PBS
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Do No Harm?
Do No Harm from the show Now reviews the role of medical professionals in state executions. Several states require nurses, physicians, or anesthesiologists to be present when a prisoner is put to death. The program contrasts the statement of a nurse who assists in carrying out the death penalty in Georgia (she sees the state, rather than the medical professional, as the executioner) with the official stance of the American Medical Association (which opposes the involvement of all medical professionals in executions).moreless

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