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Assisted suicide and euthanasia in Switzerland: Doctors should keep out of it

BMJ 2003; 327 doi: (Published 03 July 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;327:52
  1. Bob Bury, consultant radiologist (
  1. Leeds General Infirmary LS8 2JX

    EDITOR—Hurst and Mauron debate the role of non-physicians in assisted suicide and euthanasia in Switzerland.1 There is absolutely no reason why doctors should participate in the mechanics of assisted suicide. Medical input should be limited …

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