Chris Dunn
 


 

Age: 46



Summary:
patient at the center of a legal battle over whether a hospital should have continued to provide him with life-sustaining treatment who had been at Houston Methodist Hospital since October 2015 after he had been diagnosed with an end-stage liver disease, gastric obstruction, a malignant pancreatic mass, respiratory failure, and gastrointestinal bleeding, in which a hospital ethics committee had decided that life-sustaining treatment was medically inappropriate and that further efforts to sustain his life would only prolong his suffering, but who had continued to receive treatment while a judge considered who was authoritized to make end-of-life medical decisions for him.




Cause of Death: Natural causes



Born: May 22, 1969


 
Died: December 23, 2015



Location:
Houston, Texas