The "right to die" in America: sloganeering from Quinlan and Cruzan to Quill and Kevorkian

Duquesne Law Rev. Summer 1996;34(4):875-97.
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Publication types

  • Address

MeSH terms

  • Anencephaly
  • Brain Death
  • Civil Rights*
  • Congenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities
  • Death
  • Decision Making*
  • Down Syndrome
  • Euthanasia, Passive*
  • Family
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Informed Consent
  • Jurisprudence*
  • Medical Futility
  • Mental Competency
  • Nutritional Support
  • Paternalism
  • Patients
  • Persistent Vegetative State
  • Physicians
  • Prejudice
  • Reference Standards
  • Resuscitation Orders
  • Right to Die*
  • Risk
  • Risk Assessment
  • State Government
  • Suicide, Assisted*
  • Terminally Ill
  • Third-Party Consent
  • Treatment Refusal
  • United States
  • Ventilators, Mechanical
  • Withholding Treatment