The BMJ is wrong: doctor assisted dying would overmedicalise death.


The BMJ has decided to support the Assisted Dying Bill. This is a mistake. Medicine wields at once too much power and too little. We are rather impotent, for example, around social inequalities.Despite evidence that financial gradients make health worse, we lack the clout to influence government policy to tackle them. Yet, on the flipside, medical power can… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/bmj.g4502