Professional Integrity and Physician‐Assisted Death

Franklin G. Miller, Howard Brody

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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
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1995
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

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


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