Assessment of physician-assisted death by members of the public prosecution in The Netherlands.

@article{CuperusBosma1999AssessmentOP,
  title={Assessment of physician-assisted death by members of the public prosecution in The Netherlands.},
  author={Jacqueline M Cuperus-Bosma and Gerrit van der Wal and Caspar W. N. Looman and Paul J. van der Maas},
  journal={Journal of medical ethics},
  year={1999},
  volume={25 1},
  pages={8-15}
}
OBJECTIVES To identify the factors that influence the assessment of reported cases of physician-assisted death by members of the public prosecution. DESIGN/SETTING At the beginning of 1996, during verbal interviews, 12 short case-descriptions were presented to a representative group of 47 members of the public prosecution in the Netherlands. RESULTS… CONTINUE READING