Australian palliative care specialists warn against euthanasia

This article was originally published on the HOPE Australia website on September 2, 2014.

By Paul Russell, Director of HOPE Australia. 

A group of West Australian Palliative Care Specialists has told a Senate Inquiry into euthanasia that they do not want to be put in the position of having to end patients' lives.

The West Australian newspaper says that, 'members of the WA Palliative Medicine Specialists Group, which includes doctors from the State's major hospitals, worry that legalising euthanasia would change society's attitude to matters of life and death.'

 

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