Year: 1993 Source: Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, v.41, no.5, (May 1993), p.583-585 SIEC No: 20060026

These letters to the editor discuss a study by Watts & Howell (1992) that attempted to distinguish between voluntary active euthanasia & assisted suicide. Both letters address the effects of legalizing euthanasia & what this would mean to physicians & society. Watts & Howell’s response follows.