Assessment of decision-making capacity in patients requesting assisted suicide.

Détails

ID Serval
serval:BIB_7FA09F87D38B
Type
Article: article d'un périodique ou d'un magazine.
Sous-type
Editorial
Collection
Publications
Institution
Titre
Assessment of decision-making capacity in patients requesting assisted suicide.
Périodique
The British journal of psychiatry
Auteur(s)
Shaw D., Trachsel M., Elger B.
ISSN
1472-1465 (Electronic)
ISSN-L
0007-1250
Statut éditorial
Publié
Date de publication
07/2018
Peer-reviewed
Oui
Volume
213
Numéro
1
Pages
393-395
Langue
anglais
Notes
Publication types: Journal Article
Publication Status: ppublish
Résumé
SummaryIn this editorial, we argue that current attitudes toward terminally ill patients are generally too paternalistic, and that it is wrong to assume that patients suffering from mental health issues (including depression) cannot consent to assisted suicide.Declaration of interestNone.
Pubmed
Web of science
Open Access
Oui
Création de la notice
02/07/2018 16:29
Dernière modification de la notice
20/08/2019 14:40
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