PHILADELPHIA - The Third U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Aug. 3 affirmed a defense verdict in a wrongful death action filed by the widow of a Vietnam War veteran who died after being treated at a government medical facility, agreeing that the defendants satisfied the standard of care provided to the patient (Marie Keating, et al. v. Coatesville Veterans Administration Medical Center, et al., No. 11-4397, 3rd Cir.; 2012 U.S. App. LEXIS 16137).