Terminal suffering and the ethics of palliative sedation

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Abstract

Until quite recently bioethicists have had little of depth and probity to say about the duty of healthcare professionals in general and physicians in particular to relieve pain and suffering associated with disease and/or its treatment.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)30-39
Number of pages10
JournalCambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics
Volume21
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 2012

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Terminal suffering and the ethics of palliative sedation. / Rich, Ben A.

In: Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics, Vol. 21, No. 1, 01.2012, p. 30-39.

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