Addison Montgomery Case Study

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As her heart raced she knew that only two options were available. The first, let the patient die, the other; perform an emergency high risk neurological procedure. This was the troubling decision Dr. Addison Montgomery was faced with on the television show The Private Practice. The choice to save a young women’s life was a critical decision plagued by criticism from peers, the patient’s family, and Dr. Addison Montgomery’s conscience. This is one of the many difficult judgment calls which must be made every episode. As the emergency surgery concluded, the patient under the care of Dr. Montgomery, was afforded a new opportunity at life. The surgery was a success! As the violin played softly against the slow motion silhouettes of the cast, it

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