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The Ethical Question: Physician Assisted Suicide
Topices in CME guide include 1) definitions; 2) withdrawal of life-sustaining treatment; 3) patient self-determination; 4) nonmaleficience and beneficence; 5) the relief of pain and suffering; 6) potential for abuse; 7) ...
The Ethics of Assisted Suicide: Michigan v. Kevorkian (2002)
"He became known as 'the suicide doctor' and 'Dr. Death', and controversy followed him everywhere. Dr. Jack Kevorkian believed that terminally ill people had the right not only to die, but also to have the assistance of ...
The Ethical Question: Death & Dying
Topics covered in the CME study guide are: 1) Definitions and Distinctions of withholding/withdrawing life sustaining treatment, pallative treatment that may hasten death, euthanasia, and assisted suicide; 2) an ethical ...
Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Values, Ethics and the Physician-in-Training (1987)
Medical students are depicted in brief dramatizations of four different situations involving honesty, informed consent, death and dying, clinical trials, interactions among healthcare providers, personal vs. professional ...