Young Woman's Death Sheds Light on Dangers of PCA Pumps

When Amanda Abbiehl's parents kissed her goodnight on July 16, 2010, they never imagined it would be for the last time. She had been admitted to an Indiana hospital the day before with a painful case of strep throat. It ought to have been a fairly routine case. Instead, she died hours later. "We told her we'd see her in the morning, and we got a call later that night that she was in code blue," said Brian Abbiehl, Amanda's father. "We were in total disbelief. She was 18, and a strong,...Full Story
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