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Letters Assisted dying debate

Try another approach, BMJ

BMJ 2011; 342 doi: (Published 25 January 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;342:d451
  1. Trisha Greenhalgh, professor of primary health care1
  1. 1Queen Mary University of London, London, UK
  1. p.greenhalgh{at}

Delamothe’s observations article offers evidence from trials and surveys in favour of his preferred policy solution: that doctors should be allowed to become involved in assisted dying.1 I, too, sympathise with such a policy, but I take issue with both him and Godlee, who seem to consider that …

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