The intention to hasten death of terminally ill patients

Mathew Piercy, Gerald B Fogarty, Aubrey W Jansz, David M Gawler, Luis Vitetta, Avni Sali Professor and and David Kenner
Med J Aust 2002; 177 (3): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2002.tb04715.x
Published online: 5 August 2002

To the Editor: We wish to comment on the article by Douglas et al about surgeons hastening death.1

  • 1 Peter MacCallum Cancer Institute, East Melbourne, VIC.
  • 2 John Faulkner Hospital, Coburg, VIC.
  • 3 Northern Hospital, Epping, VIC.
  • 4 Graduate School of Integrative Medicine, Swinburne University, Hawthorn, VIC.
  • 5 Cabrini Hospital, Melbourne, VIC.



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