Year: 1998 Source: Psychiatric Times, v.XV, no.6, (June 1998), 6p. SIEC No: 20050429

The author reviews the key findings of a study by L W Roberts et al. regarding the attitudes of medical residents toward physician-assisted suicide. The methodology of the study is described & important findings highlighted. Overall, the author reports, residents indicated uncertainty or opposition toward assisted suicide. Implications are discussed. (7 refs)