An emergency is an unforeseen combination of circumstances creating a condition which, in the professional judgment of a physician or surgeon of good standing [in the same or a similar locality and] acting under the same or similar circumstances, requires immediate care, treatment or surgery in order to protect a person’s life or health.

NEV. J.I. 6.15

BAJI 6.15

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