Year: 2000 Source: Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, v.19, no.6, (June 2000), p.473-474 SIEC No: 20010473

Euthanasia was legal in the Northern Territory, Australia between July 1996 & March 1997. This article examines whether a female patient who died under the provisions of the Rights of the Terminally Act (1995) made an informed decision & if the health care providers involved in this case met standards of care. (4 refs.)