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Assessment of decision-making capacity in patients requesting assisted suicide

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Shaw, David
Trachsel, Manuel
Published in British Journal of Psychiatry. 2018, vol. 213, no. 1, p. 393-395
Abstract SummaryIn this editorial, we argue that current attitudes toward terminally ill patients are generally too paternalistic, and that it is wrong to assume that patients suffering from mental health issues (including depression) cannot consent to assisted suicide.Declaration of interestNone.
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PMID: 29947315
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SHAW, David, TRACHSEL, Manuel, ELGER, Bernice Simone. Assessment of decision-making capacity in patients requesting assisted suicide. In: British Journal of Psychiatry, 2018, vol. 213, n° 1, p. 393-395. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:110987

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