Medicine

Should assisted suicide be part of medicine? Is it appropriate for doctors to prescribe their patients lethal drugs? What might be the impact on the doctor-patient relationship? Does a right to die already exist in the UK?

We explore all these vital questions and look at the evidence relating to medicine, assisted suicide and euthanasia?


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Royal College of Physicians clarifies it does not support ‘assisted dying’.

The RCP has made clear in a statement that it does not support a change in the law The Royal ... ....

Result of the RCP consultation on assisted suicide cannot be taken seriously, say peers.

The Royal College pf Physicians has adopted a position of neutrality on physician assisted. ....

Worcestershire man with MND does not support a change in the law.

John King is ready to die and has opted to have his treatment withdrawn Ludlow and Tenbury Wells ....

The RCP consults on physician assisted suicide: What do the papers have to say?

Here are some press highlights before the consultation closes tomorrow In an article on January ....

A travesty of a consultation.

The Royal College of Physicians needs to focus on its role of supporting clinical excellence and ....

Twenty years of physician-assisted suicide in Oregon.

A critical analysis of claims that Oregon’s PAS law is “safe and effective” and ....

Legalising ‘assisted dying’ would have been putting the cart before the horse.

Guernsey has focused on care of the dying rather than on giving them help with suicide The States ....

New Zealand Medical Association opposed to ‘Assisted Dying’.

“Acting with the primary intention to bring about death cannot be reconciled with the core ....

No decision about me without me.

If ‘assisted dying’ is a matter for society and not for the medical profession, it is ....


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