Restoring life may be getting easier, but the quality of that life can be questionable, especially when a revived patient never regains consciousness.
9 Things to Know About Reviving the Recently Dead | WIRED
In 1986, a two-and-a-half year-old girl named Michelle Funk fell into a stream and drowned. By the time paramedics found her, she hadn’t been breathing for more than an hour. Her heart was stopped. In other words, she was dead. Somewhat inexplicably, the paramedics continued to work on her, and so did doctors in the…