Euthanasia would undermine doctors' role as healers | OPINION

By Mark Yates
July 31 2017 - 5:30pm
Euthanasia would impact role as healers
Euthanasia would impact role as healers

The proposal to legalise physician-assisted suicide raises complex questions. When an individual requests another to assist them terminate their life, there is a need to balance the good of autonomy and self-determination with the wider community risk of changing fundamental societal ethic of not to take the life of another.

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