Organ donation after medical assistance in dying or cessation of life-sustaining treatment requested by conscious patients: the Canadian context.

@article{Allard2017OrganDA,
  title={Organ donation after medical assistance in dying or cessation of life-sustaining treatment requested by conscious patients: the Canadian context.},
  author={Julie Allard and Marie-Chantal Fortin},
  journal={Journal of medical ethics},
  year={2017},
  volume={43 9},
  pages={601-605}
}
In June 2016, following the decision of the Supreme Court of Canada to decriminalise assistance in dying, the Canadian government enacted Bill C-14, legalising medical assistance in dying (MAID). In 2014, the province of Quebec had passed end-of-life care legislation making MAID available as of December 2015. The availability of MAID has many implications… CONTINUE READING