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Voluntary euthanasia laws in Australia: are we really better off dead?

Briony J Murphy
Med J Aust 2017; 206 (8): 369. || doi: 10.5694/mja16.01203
Published online: 1 May 2017

I thank Anaf for her thought-provoking and considered response to my reflection on suicide among nursing home residents and voluntary euthanasia laws.1 I take this opportunity to clarify my position and express my agreement with many, but not all, of her statements.

  • Briony J Murphy

  • Monash University, Melbourne, VIC

Correspondence: briony.murphy@monash.edu

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