WHILE WE'RE AT IT
- Strained Mercy. Chevlen, Eric // First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;May1997, Issue 73, p49
Reviews the book "Seduced by Death: Doctors, Patients and the Dutch Cure," by Herbert Hendin.
- Seduced by Death-Doctors, Patients, and the Dutch Cure. Van Gijn, Jan // Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Jan1998, Vol. 91 Issue 1, p54
The article reviews the book "Seduced by Death--Doctors, Patients, and the Dutch Cure," by Herbert Hendin.
- Playing God. Budziszewski, J. // National Review;7/14/1997, Vol. 49 Issue 13, p45
The article reviews several books related to euthanasia and death including "Dancing with Mr. D: Notes on Life and Death," by Bert Keizer, "Seduced by Death: Doctors, Patients, and the Dutch Cure," by Herbert Hendin, "Forced Exit: The Slippery Slope from Assisted Suicide to Legalized Murder," by...
- New Warnings from Medical Study Confirm Dangers of Legalizing Physician-Assisted Suicide. Popik, Jennifer // National Right to Life News;Jun2008, Vol. 35 Issue 6, p12
The article focuses on the threats posed by the proposed legalization of physician-assisted suicide in Oregon based on studies. Democratic Senator Margarita Prentice said that there is lack of measures to protect people with psychological distress after she learned that there was no single...
- The Case against Assisted Suicide: For the Right to End-of-Life Care/The Future of Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia. Allsopp, Michael E. // National Catholic Bioethics Quarterly;Dec2010, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p813
The article reviews the books "The Case against Assisted Suicide: For the Right to End-of-Life Care," edited by Kathleen Foley and Herbert Hendin and "The Future of Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia," by Neil M. Gorsuch.
- Healthcare professionals and euthanasia: current law in the UK. Dimond, Bridgit // British Journal of Nursing;8/12/2004, Vol. 13 Issue 15, p922
Presents information on the law governing euthanasia or mercy killing in Great Britain. Provisions of the Suicide Act 1961; Information on cases related to euthanasia; Countries which have brought in legislation to decriminalize voluntary euthanasia.
- Riskier Than We Thought: Revised Estimates of Noncontracepting Women Risking Unintended Pregnancy. Gaydos, Laura M. D.; Rowland Hogue, Carol J.; Kramer, Michael R. // Public Health Reports;Mar/Apr2006, Vol. 121 Issue 2, p155
Objectives. Risk-taking is defined as non-use of contraception among sexually active women who do not desire pregnancy. The published National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG) definition of risk of unintended pregnancy includes sterilized women and women relying on partner sterilization in the...
- Going Gentle into That Good Night. Blake, Patricia; Kane, Joseph J.; White, Arthur // Time;3/21/1983, Vol. 121 Issue 12, p107
The article explores various suicide manuals that help create a bias toward death. It tackles the suicide manual "A Guide to Self-Deliverance" which was distributed to members of the British Voluntary Euthanasia Society and was written by Arthur Koestler who also committed suicide. Statements...
- Mercy Death Risks Are Far Too Great. Tonti-Filippini, Nicholas // National Catholic Bioethics Quarterly;Winter2014, Vol. 14 Issue 4, preceding p713
The article presents a reprint of the article "Mercy Death Risks Are Far Too Great" by Nicholas Tonti-Filippini that appeared in the periodical "Viewpoint: Perspectives on Public Policy." It discusses the ways laws that permit euthanasia to keep hope away from patients who are chronically ill....