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The last phase of life: who requests and who receives euthanasia or physician-assisted suicide?
Onwuteaka-Philipsen BD, Rurup ML, Pasman HR, van der Heide A. Onwuteaka-Philipsen BD, et al. Med Care. 2010 Jul;48(7):596-603. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0b013e3181dbea75. Med Care. 2010. PMID: 20508530
DESIGN: A cross-sectional study covering all Dutch health care settings. PARTICIPANTS: In 2005, of death certificates of deceased persons, a stratified sample was derived from the Netherlands central death registry. ...CONCLUSIONS: Only a minority of patients …
DESIGN: A cross-sectional study covering all Dutch health care settings. PARTICIPANTS: In 2005, of death certificates of deceased per …
Euthanasia, physician-assisted suicide, and other medical practices involving the end of life in the Netherlands, 1990-1995.
van der Maas PJ, van der Wal G, Haverkate I, de Graaff CL, Kester JG, Onwuteaka-Philipsen BD, van der Heide A, Bosma JM, Willems DL. van der Maas PJ, et al. N Engl J Med. 1996 Nov 28;335(22):1699-705. doi: 10.1056/NEJM199611283352227. N Engl J Med. 1996. PMID: 8929370
BACKGROUND: In 1991 a new procedure for reporting physician-assisted deaths was introduced in the Netherlands that led to a tripling in the number of reported cases. In 1995, as part of an evaluation of this procedure, a nationwide study of euthanasia and oth …
BACKGROUND: In 1991 a new procedure for reporting physician-assisted deaths was introduced in the Netherlands that led to a tr …
Physician-assisted death in psychiatric practice in the Netherlands.
Groenewoud JH, van der Maas PJ, van der Wal G, Hengeveld MW, Tholen AJ, Schudel WJ, van der Heide A. Groenewoud JH, et al. N Engl J Med. 1997 Jun 19;336(25):1795-801. doi: 10.1056/NEJM199706193362506. N Engl J Med. 1997. PMID: 9187071
Most, but not all, patients who had been assisted by their psychiatrists in suicide had both a mental disorder and a serious physical illness, often in a terminal phase. Thirty percent of the respondents had been consulted at least once by a physician …
Most, but not all, patients who had been assisted by their psychiatrists in suicide had both a mental disorder and a serious p …
Medical end-of-life decisions made for neonates and infants in the Netherlands.
van der Heide A, van der Maas PJ, van der Wal G, de Graaff CL, Kester JG, Kollée LA, de Leeuw R, Holl RA. van der Heide A, et al. Lancet. 1997 Jul 26;350(9073):251-5. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(97)02315-5. Lancet. 1997. PMID: 9242802
A drug was given explicitly to hasten death to neonates not dependent on life-sustaining treatment in 1% of all death cases. No chance of survival was the main motive in 76% of all end-of-life decisions, and a poor prognosis was the main motive in 18%. ...
A drug was given explicitly to hasten death to neonates not dependent on life-sustaining treatment in 1% of all death cases. No chanc
The role of parents in end-of-life decisions in neonatology: physicians' views and practices.
van der Heide A, van der Maas PJ, van der Wal G, Kollée LA, de Leeuw R, Holl RA. van der Heide A, et al. Pediatrics. 1998 Mar;101(3 Pt 1):413-8. doi: 10.1542/peds.101.3.413. Pediatrics. 1998. PMID: 9481006
METHODS: We conducted face-to-face interviews with a stratified sample of pediatricians. The response rate was 99%. The most recent decisions in newborn infants to hasten death or not prolong life and the most recent cases in which such decisions were not made because eith …
METHODS: We conducted face-to-face interviews with a stratified sample of pediatricians. The response rate was 99%. The most recent d …
A nationwide study of decisions to forego life-prolonging treatment in Dutch medical practice.
Groenewoud JH, van der Heide A, Kester JG, de Graaff CL, van der Wal G, van der Maas PJ. Groenewoud JH, et al. Arch Intern Med. 2000 Feb 14;160(3):357-63. doi: 10.1001/archinte.160.3.357. Arch Intern Med. 2000. PMID: 10668838
Artificial nutrition or hydration and antibiotics were the treatments most frequently foregone, each accounting for 25% of cases in which a nontreatment decision was made. ...Of the patients in whom a nontreatment decision was the most important end-of-life decision …
Artificial nutrition or hydration and antibiotics were the treatments most frequently foregone, each accounting for 25% of cases in which …
Clinical problems with the performance of euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide in The Netherlands.
Groenewoud JH, van der Heide A, Onwuteaka-Philipsen BD, Willems DL, van der Maas PJ, van der Wal G. Groenewoud JH, et al. N Engl J Med. 2000 Feb 24;342(8):551-6. doi: 10.1056/NEJM200002243420805. N Engl J Med. 2000. PMID: 10684914
We analyzed data from two studies of euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide in The Netherlands (one conducted in 1990 and 1991 and the other in 1995 and 1996), with a total of 649 cases. ...The physician decided to administer a lethal medication in 21 of the case …
We analyzed data from two studies of euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide in The Netherlands (one conducted in 1990 and 1991 and the ot …
Using potentially life-shortening drugs in neonates and infants.
van der Heide A, van der Maas PJ, van der Wal G, Kollée LA, de Leeuw R. van der Heide A, et al. Crit Care Med. 2000 Jul;28(7):2595-9. doi: 10.1097/00003246-200007000-00069. Crit Care Med. 2000. PMID: 10921601
A distinction between intentionally ending life and providing adequate terminal care by alleviating pain or other symptoms, which is important in moral and judicial terms, is probably not easily made for some of these patients....
A distinction between intentionally ending life and providing adequate terminal care by alleviating pain or other symptoms, which is
Refused and granted requests for euthanasia and assisted suicide in the Netherlands: interview study with structured questionnaire.
Haverkate I, Onwuteaka-Philipsen BD, van Der Heide A, Kostense PJ, van Der Wal G, van Der Maas PJ. Haverkate I, et al. BMJ. 2000 Oct 7;321(7265):865-6. doi: 10.1136/bmj.321.7265.865. BMJ. 2000. PMID: 11021864 Free PMC article. No abstract available.
[New research on the practice, reporting and reviewing of euthanasia and other medical end-of-life decisions, 2001/2002].
van der Wal G, van der Maas PJ, Onwuteaka-Philipsen BD, van der Heide A. van der Wal G, et al. Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd. 2001 Sep 15;145(37):1802-6. Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd. 2001. PMID: 11582645 Review. Dutch.
Since the end of 1998, euthanasia has to be reviewed by regional review committees, which include a physician and an ethicist, in addition to a legal expert. ...The study consists of an analysis of cases of death (in which the numbers and nature of various medical e …
Since the end of 1998, euthanasia has to be reviewed by regional review committees, which include a physician and an ethicist, in add …
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