Year: 2002 Source: Death Studies, v.26, no.8, (October 2002), p.703-708 SIEC No: 20040859

The author offers a commentary on an earlier article by P Bascom & S Tolle, highlighting a number of ethical issues raised (but not addressed) by their discussion about responding to requests for physician-assisted suicide from dying patients. 7 points made in the course of the article are critically examined by the current author from an ethical perspective. (3 refs)