- Trends in public approval of euthanasia and suicide in the US, 1947-2003. Duncan, O. D.; Parmelee, L. F. // Journal of Medical Ethics;May2006, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p266
Focuses on the trends in public approval of euthanasia and suicide in the U.S. from 1947 to 2003. Reasons behind the dramatic changes in the attitudes of the American public concerning euthanasia and suicide; Treatment of polling data on euthanasia and suicide; Results of the General Social...
- The Unwanted Millions. // America;5/23/1931, Vol. 45 Issue 7, p151
The article presents comments on the move of an Illinois medical group to memorialize the State Assembly in favor of the American legislator's proposal which is to administer euthanasia, a painless death sleep for imbeciles and sufferers from incurable diseases. It states that the proposal...
- TOWARD BETTER EUTHANASIA. Barakat, Christine; McCluskey, Mick // Equus;May2013, Issue 428, p10
The article discusses research on clinical and electrocardiographic changes during euthanasia in horses. It references a study by Rikke Buhl and colleagues, published in the January 2013 issue of "Veterinary Journal." Study authors found that clinical signs of death occurred significantly more...
- ATITUDINI FAÅ¢Ä‚ DE EUTANASIE ÃŽN FUNCÅ¢IE DE RELIGIOZITATEA ÅžI AFILIEREA RELIGIOASÄ‚ DECLARATÄ‚, LA STUDENÅ¢II MEDICINIÅžTI DIN CLUJ-NAPOCA. LUPU, IUSTIN; ZANC, IOAN; LUPU, MIHAI // Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai, Bioethica (2011);Jun2012, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p33
Background. Euthanasia and physician assisted suicide (PAS) are two of the most heavily debated problems in contemporary bioethics, being overcame only by the abortion issue. Some conceptual clarifications are required, because, in the common sense, still persists the confusion between...
- Judge Greer, Would You Have Killed My Brother, Too? Rickel, Adam // Human Events;4/4/2005, Vol. 61 Issue 12, p4
Comments on the mercy killing of innocent people an the purpose of life. Purpose of keeping an incapacitated person; Removal of the purpose and meaning of the lives of persons who are unable to do or get what they want; Role of human existence in the accomplishment and purpose in life.
- In Response to Dialogue With Humphry. Hanna, Gerald S. // Journal of Counseling & Development;May/Jun90, Vol. 68 Issue 5, p587
The article presents the appreciation for the June 1989 interview with Derek Humphry, founder of the Hemlock society. By increasing awareness of voluntary euthanasia, he has provided with better means of exercising and honoring the inalienable right of choice.
- An Outsider's View of Dutch Euthanasia Policy and Practice. Cohen-Almagor, Raphael // Issues in Law & Medicine;Summer2001, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p35
This article provides a critical analysis of Dutch euthanasia policy and practice. The research benefited from twenty-eight interviews conducted in the Netherlands during the summer of 1999 with some of the leading figures who dictate the decision-making process and take an active part in the...
- Euthanasia and Mental Suffering: An Ethical Advice for Catholic Mental Health Services. Liégeois, Axel // Christian Bioethics: Non-ecumenical Studies in Medical Morality;Apr2013, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p72
The present ethical advice tackles the question as to how caregivers in a Catholic mental health service can take care of psychiatric patients requesting euthanasia because of their unbearable mental suffering. The question arises because the Belgian act on euthanasia allows euthanasia under...
- Notes on Book Reviewers. // Social History of Medicine;Dec2010, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p714
The article offers brief profiles of Michael Bresalier, Stephen Casper and Isabelle Charmantier, who all contributed to the book review portion of the journal.