Physician Assisted Suicide
The advances in medical technology and prolongation of life have raised several difficult ethical issues. Physician assisted suicide has been coming at the forefront of these with attention be focused on quality versus quantity of life. Here, we will explore the various issues surrounding this ethical dilemma.
A definition of a physician assisted suicide.
Quality of life is the driving force behind seeking physician assisted suicide. Find out why...
Those who are in opposition to physician-assisted suicide commonly argue for main points. Find out what they are here.
A compelling article written by Dr. Ira Byock, Director of Palliative Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center and Chair of Palliative Medicine at Dartmouth Medical School, about the shortcomings of each side of the physician assisted suicide debate.
How do you feel about physician-assisted suicide?