Shifting Attitudes on Pre-Planned Death Raises New Questions for Clinicians

September 15, 2017

(Medical Xpress) – Amid changing attitudes toward death and dying, some people with serious physical and/or mental illnesses are claiming a right to choose the time, place, and manner of their death. Discussions about “pre-planned death” pose new challenges for psychiatrists and other healthcare professionals to consider, according to an article in the September Journal of Psychiatric Practice.

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