Recommended Titles and Treatises
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Assisted suicide and the right to die : the interface of social science, public policy, and medical ethics
This monograph examines legal, clinical, social, and psychological research on end-of-life-decision-making. Topics covered include do-not-resuscitate orders, living wills, surrogate decision making, the effect of depression and pain on requests for physician-assisted suicide, and advice for assessing the decision-making abilities of patients. Rosenfeld also looks at the practice of legal assisted suicide in Oregon and the Netherlands.
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