Year: 1995 Source: The Medical Post 1995 National Survey of Doctors, (November 1995), p.60-62, 72 SIEC No: 19950906

Each year the Medical Post surveys Canadian doctors about their medical practices. This article reports on the 1995 survey, particularly questions of physician-assisted suicide & euthanasia, decision-making, & pain control. 49% of respondents agreed that there are some circumstances in which physicians should definitely be free to help patients commit suicide; only 1 in 6 agreed strongly with this statement. Nearly 1 in 5 respondents reported having been asked about physician-assisted suicide.