Nurse Prescribers and legalising assisted suicide in the UK

Authors: Hartwell, M. and Gagan, M.

Journal: Nurse Prescribing

Volume: 14

Issue: 5

Pages: 248-251

Publisher: Mark Allen Healthcare

ISSN: 1479-9189

http://eprints.bournemouth.ac.uk/26840/

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Nurse Prescribers and legalising assisted suicide in the UK

Authors: Hartwell, M. and Gagan, M.

Journal: Nurse Prescribing

Volume: 14

Issue: 5

Pages: 248-251

ISSN: 1479-9189

Abstract:

Should assisted suicide be legalised? This is a topic of debate in the UK once again. The House of Lords and the Judiciary indicate that legislation must be enacted by the Government to make assisted suicide a reality. This article highlights some important historical cases involving assisted suicide, and explores the ethical, legal and professional issues assisted suicide presents for nurse prescribers

http://eprints.bournemouth.ac.uk/26840/

Source: BURO EPrints