Physician assisted suicide perceptions among patients presenting to family physicians at a teaching hospital in Karachi, Pakistan.

@article{Qidwai2001PhysicianAS,
  title={Physician assisted suicide perceptions among patients presenting to family physicians at a teaching hospital in Karachi, Pakistan.},
  author={Waris Qidwai and Huma Qureshi and Syed Sohail Ali and Mehtab Alam and Syed Iqbal Azam},
  journal={JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association},
  year={2001},
  volume={51 6},
  pages={233-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To study the perceptions on physician assisted suicide, among patients presenting to family physicians, at a teaching hospital in Karachi, Pakistan. METHOD The study was carried out at the Community Health Center of The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, between December 1999 and May 2000. The principal and co-investigators filled a pre-coded and pretested questionnaire consisting of important demographic characteristics and bio-medical ethics issues. A system of convenience… CONTINUE READING

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