Professional Integrity and Physician‐Assisted Death

Franklin G. Miller, Howard Brody

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Abstract

The practice of voluntary physician‐assisted death as a last resort is compatible with doctors' duties to practice competently, to avoid harming patients unduly, to refrain from medical fraud, and to preserve patients' trust. It therefore does not violate physicians' professional integrity. 1995 The Hastings Center

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)8-17
Number of pages10
JournalHastings Center Report
Volume25
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1995

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Health(social science)
  • Issues, ethics and legal aspects
  • Philosophy
  • Health Policy

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