[Evaluation of euthanasia in Belgium 2002-2007]

Rev Med Brux. 2008 Sep;29(4):419-21.
[Article in French]

Abstract

Between September 22, 2002 and December 31, 2007, 1925 legal euthanasia's were performed in Belgium. The present paper reviews the principal data of these euthanasia's following the three reports of the federal Commission for Control and Evaluation of Euthanasia.

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Belgium
  • Ethics, Medical
  • Euthanasia / statistics & numerical data*
  • France
  • Humans
  • Middle Aged
  • Neoplasms / complications
  • Netherlands
  • Oregon
  • Suicide, Assisted / statistics & numerical data