Year: 2003 Source: Gastroenterology Nursing, v.26, no.2, (March/April 2003), p.55-59 SIEC No: 20031000

Because nursing is intimately involved with care of patients at the end of life in a variety of settings, the author aims to contribute to their being well-informed of issues surrounding end of life decisions. This article examines the ethical, social, legal, political, & economic impact of physician-assisted suicide. (14 refs)