Final Exit: The Practicalities of Self-Deliverance and Assisted Suicide for the Dying

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Delta Trade Paperback, 2002 - Self-Help - 220 pages
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In the wake of court cases and legislative mandates, this revised and updated third edition goes far beyond the original to provide new information about the legality of euthanasia and assisted suicide, and a thoughtful examination of the personal issues involved. It has become the essential source to help loved ones and supportive doctors remain within existing laws and keep a person's dying intimate, private, and dignified.
 

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User Review  - juniperSun - LibraryThing

Somewhat dated (1991), but good overview of the assisted suicide movement. Begins with why people would justifiably choose to end their life & the political history in the US, moves into how to ... Read full review

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User Review  - auntmarge64 - LibraryThing

The founder of the Hemlock Society, which was dedicated to helping terminally-ill patients find a decent way to end their lives if they so chose, presents a compassionate and clear overview of the ... Read full review

Contents

Introductions
1
2
73
Death in the Family Car
121
Inert Gases
130
The Checklist
141
The Risky Drugs
157
Physician and NonPhysician
167
Appendix A Glossary of Terms
175
Current Laws on Voluntary
197
Books to Read
209
Euthanasia Research Guidance
221
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