Vincent Lambert: French quadriplegic at heart of life-support debate

Vincent Lambert: French quadriplegic at heart of life-support debate

July 11, 2019 Off By readly




Vincent Lambert: French quadriplegic at heart of life-support debateVincent Lambert, the man at the centre of a years-long life-support battle that played out right up until his death on Thursday, was the silent witness to the wrenching public feud between his parents and wife. Lambert was a rebellious teenager who had settled down and was due to become a father when was in a devastating car crash in 2008 that left him in a vegetative state. In the end, his wife Rachel and the medical team at Reims University Hospital prevailed, with doctors taking him off life support on July 2 after France’s top court ruled that doctors could remove his feeding tubes.


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