Year: 1995 Source: JAGS. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, v.43, no.5, (May 1995), p.563-568 SIEC No: 19970728

This paper examines a series of representative positions & offers a conceptual classification -or typology- in which to analyze & frame the arguements in the physician-assisted suicide debate. The concept of clinical pragmatism is introduced in order to foster a better understanding of this complex issue.