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March 1999
Palliative Medicine;1999, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p174
Academic Journal
Presents an abstract of the paper `Legalized Physician-Assisted Suicide in Oregon--the First Year's Experience,' by A.E. Chin, K. Hedberg et al, published in the `New England Journal of Medicine.' Factors affecting patients' decision to avail of physician-assisted suicide in the state during the first year of implementation of the Oregon Death with Dignity Act of 1997.


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