Attitudes toward euthanasia in Hong Kong--a comparison between physicians and the general public.

@article{Chong2005AttitudesTE,
  title={Attitudes toward euthanasia in Hong Kong--a comparison between physicians and the general public.},
  author={Alice Ming-Lin Chong and Shiu-yeu Fok},
  journal={Death studies},
  year={2005},
  volume={29 1},
  pages={29-54}
}
This article reports the findings of a cross-sectional study that compared the attitudes of 618 respondents of a general household survey and a random sample of 1,197 physicians toward different types of euthanasia in Hong Kong. The general public was found to agree with active euthanasia and non-voluntary euthanasia and was neutral about passive euthanasia. On the other hand, physicians agreed with passive euthanasia, were neutral about non-voluntary euthanasia, and disagreed with active… CONTINUE READING