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BMJ 1997; 314 doi: (Published 01 March 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;314:623

Australian public backs euthanasia: A survey carried out in the Northern Territory of Australia found that 47% of the public strongly approved of the Rights of the Terminally Ill Act, which legalises euthanasia. This compares with only 14% of doctors and 34% of nurses (Lancet 1997;349:577).

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