Year: 1992 Source: Frederick, MD: University Publishing Group Inc., 1992. p.78-82 SIEC No: 20070620

This chapter opens with the case history of 47-year-old female cancer patient. The case history sets the stage for the discussion that follows on the right of self-determination, requests for euthanasia, the role of the family, the role of palliative care, & the technique of euthanasia. The chapter concludes with the author presenting his personal opinions on this subject.