Year: 1999 Source: Nursing Management, v.30, no.3, (March 1999), p.31-33 SIEC No: 19990161

This document was created to generate ethical questioning of suicide and euthanasia in the medical community-and specifically in Registered Nursing positions. Topics include nurse’s persepctives on terminally ill patients, an examination of current nursing ethics and rights, patient rights, family involvement in living wills, and a general description of current euthanasia practices in US hospitals.