Search Tag: Physician-Assisted Suicide

ICU Management

End-of-Life Practices in European ICUs - From 1999 to 2016

2019 12 Oct

In intensive care units, death often occurs after a decision to limit life-sustaining interventions. But there are significant differences in these practices within and between different countries and regions.  Over the past decade or so, there have been significant changes in European laws, recommendations, guidelines, and attitudes regarding... Read more

Executive Health Management

#ESAGeneva: Physician-Assisted Suicide - Yay or Nay?

2017 04 Jun

Physican-assisted suicide continues to remain a controversial topic. Both medical experts and the general public have so far failed to come to a consensus that could balance the issue of dying with dignity with the interests of the individual and society as a whole. At the Euroanaesthesia meeting in Geneva, a special session has been dedicated to debate... Read more