Life-terminating actions with severely demented patients: Critical assessment of a report of the

Cusveller, Bart; Jochemsen, Henk
June 1996
Issues in Law & Medicine;Summer96, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p31
Academic Journal
Provides a summary of the report released by the Royal Dutch Society of Medicine (KNMG) on life-terminating actions without a request or euthanasia and physician-aided suicide and analyzes its terminology and reasoning. Four kinds of life-shortening actions near the end of life; Justification on the acceptability of actions; Terminology and reasoning.


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