Year: 1993 Source: Death Studies, v.17, no.3, (May-June 1993), p.225-232 SIEC No: 19930911

This article discusses the fact that there is still neither a known cure for AIDS nor a vaccine to prevent infection from HIV. The article then examines some of the medico-legal issues associated with AIDS related death such as estate planning, discrimination, insurance, long-term care, the right to die, and suicide as detailed in medical/legal discourse.