A selection of academic articles regarding, or referring to, our case:


Community Care Magazine:

How the DoLS can give voice to people with minimal consciousness. Jakki Cowley


BMJ; Journal of Medical Ethics:

When “Sanctity of Life” and “Self Determination” clash. Jenny Kitzinger, Celia Kitzinger, Jakki Cowley

Using Best Interests Meetings for People in Prolonged Disorder of Consciousness to Improve Clinical and Ethical Management; Derick T Wade


Practical Ethics; University of Oxford:

Burke, Briggs & Wills Dominic Wilkinson



The end of the compulsory requirement to apply to the Court of Protection in Persistent Vegetative State and Minimally Conscious State cases. David Lock QC