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Dr. Paul DeLeeuw Tells the Story of the Time He Saved a Life and Later Came to Regret It

It is a well-known fact that doctors are governed by a code of ethics. They take the Hippocratic Oath to uphold specific ethical standards, which include the principles of medical confidentiality and non-maleficence. But Dr. Paul DeLeeuw, who has worked as an anesthesiologist and bariatrician since 1978, recalls a time that he “saved a life, but came to regret it.” […]