Year: 1991 Source: Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, v.6, no.5, (July 1991), p.317-324 SIEC No: 19920111

Physician-assisted suicide is a form of euthanasia. The author argues that as such, it is contrary to one’s ethical responsibility to self, community, & God. Religious tradition, medical tradition, & modern psychology attest that physician-assisted suicide does not solve any human problems. (21 refs.)