Autor: Dieter Birnbacher, Edgar Dahl
Herausgeber: Dieter Birnbacher, Edgar Dahl
Titel: Giving Death a Helping Hand Physician-Assisted Suicide and Public Policy. An International Perspective
Verlag: Springer-Verlag
ISBN/ISSN: 9781402064968
Auflage: 1
Preis : CHF 184.80
Kategorie: Medizin & Pharmazie
Sprache: English
Technische Daten
Seiten: 157
Kopierschutz: DRM
Geräte: PC/MAC/eReader/Tablet
Formate: PDF

Public policy surrounding the hotly debated issue of physician-assisted suicide is examined in detail. You'll find an analysis of the current legal standing and practice of physician-assisted suicide in several countries. Authors discuss the ethical principles underlying its legal and professional regulation. Personal narratives provide important first-hand accounts from professionals who have been involved in end-of-life issues for many years.