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Editorial - From ruling No. 242/2019 of the Constitutional Court to the Italian law on medically assisted death: a complex transition.

Publication Type: Editorial & Opinion

Source(s): European review for medical and pharmacological sciences [Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci] 2022 Jul; Vol. 26 (13), pp. 4546-4549.

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Reasoning for autonomous suicide? A qualitative approach to pre-suicidal decision-making.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Social science & medicine (1982) [Soc Sci Med] 2022 Mar; Vol. 296, pp. 114764. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jan 31.

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Abstract: The article presents empirical data concerning the meaning of freedom and autonomy in the emotional-cognitive processes that govern pre-suicidal decision-making. The data is derived from a qualitative interview study conducted between December 2012 and...

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[Assisted suicide : Attitudes and experiences of members of the DGPPN].

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Der Nervenarzt [Nervenarzt] 2022 Nov; Vol. 93 (11), pp. 1134-1142. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 23.

Abstract: Background and Objective: After the Federal Constitutional Court overturned the ban on business-like assisted suicide in 2020, politicians, society and the medical profession are discussing legal protective measures to prevent abuse. This survey among ...

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Making a case for the inclusion of refractory and severe mental illness as a sole criterion for Canadians requesting medical assistance in dying (MAiD): a review.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of medical ethics [J Med Ethics] 2022 Nov; Vol. 48 (11), pp. 929-934. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Apr 13.

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Abstract: Background: Following several landmark rulings and increasing public support for physician-assisted death, in 2016, Canada became one of a handful of countries legalising medical assistance in dying (MAiD) with Bill C-14. However, the revised Bill C-7 ...

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Physicians' Attitudes and Experiences with Medical Aid in Dying in Colorado: a "Hidden Population" Survey.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of general internal medicine [J Gen Intern Med] 2022 Oct; Vol. 37 (13), pp. 3310-3317. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jan 11.

Abstract: Background: Approximately 20% of the US population live in states where MAiD is a legal, though highly contentious, practice. Little generalizable data exists on the experiences of MAiD providers who comprise a small, and intentionally hidden, populati...

Opinions of nurses regarding Euthanasia and Medically Assisted Suicide.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Nursing ethics [Nurs Ethics] 2022 Nov-Dec; Vol. 29 (7-8), pp. 1721-1738. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jul 02.

Abstract: Background: Safeguarding the right to die according to the principles of autonomy and freedom of each person has become more important in the last decade, therefore increasing regulation of Euthanasia and Medically Assisted Suicide (MAS).Aims: To learn...

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Factors that Influence End-Of-Life Decision Making Amongst Attending Physicians.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The American journal of hospice & palliative care [Am J Hosp Palliat Care] 2022 Oct; Vol. 39 (10), pp. 1174-1181. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Dec 28.

Abstract: Background : Medical advances prolong life and treat illness but many patients have chronically debilitating conditions that prevent them from making end-of-life (EOL) decisions for themselves. These situations are difficult to navigate for both patien...

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Burdening Others.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The Hastings Center report [Hastings Cent Rep] 2022 Sep; Vol. 52 (5), pp. 15-23.

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Abstract: Many people are afraid they will, as they age or fall ill, become burdens to others. Some who fear this say they would be willing to hasten their own deaths-engaging in self-sacrifice through suicide, assisted suicide, or euthanasia-to avoid it. Still,...

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Anticipated impacts of voluntary assisted dying legislation on nursing practice.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Nursing ethics [Nurs Ethics] 2022 Sep; Vol. 29 (6), pp. 1386-1400. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 May 27.

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Abstract: Background: The Voluntary Assisted Dying Act 2017 passed into law in Victoria, Australia, on the 29 November 2017. Internationally, nurses have been shown to be intimately involved in patient care throughout the voluntary assisted dying process. Howeve...

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[Free responsibility of the decision for an assisted suicide].

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Der Nervenarzt [Nervenarzt] 2022 Nov; Vol. 93 (11), pp. 1150-1155. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 12.

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Abstract: The verdict of the German Federal Constitutional Court on assisted suicide has led to lively debates in the medical world, in the German Federal Parliament and the civil society. In the conception of the German Federal Constitutional Court the determin...

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