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Assisted suicide: increased support for a change in the law / R Griffith; Cassam Tengnah

British Journal of Community Nursing, Volume: 14, Issue: 8, Pages: 356 - 62

Swansea University Author: Tengnah, Cassam

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There are continued calls for a change in the law to allow strictly controlled forms of assisted dying in the UK. This follows a recent attempt to change the law and an announcement by the Royal College of Nursing that it was shifting its position on the issue and adopting a neutral stance instead o...

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Published in: British Journal of Community Nursing
Published: 2010
URI: https://cronfa.swan.ac.uk/Record/cronfa14083
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Abstract: There are continued calls for a change in the law to allow strictly controlled forms of assisted dying in the UK. This follows a recent attempt to change the law and an announcement by the Royal College of Nursing that it was shifting its position on the issue and adopting a neutral stance instead of opposition. This article reviews the current stance of the law on assisted dying and laws that allow assisted dying in Australia, Europe and the USA are discussed.
College: College of Human and Health Sciences
Issue: 8
Start Page: 356
End Page: 62