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Conclusions of the Spanish Bioethics Committee evaluated the possible legalization of euthanasia in Spain

Last March, the Bioethics Observatory at the Catholic University of [...]

The slippery slope of euthanasia after legalization. Netherlands example

The slippery slope in countries where is legalized has been [...]

Palliative care shortage in Latin America is greater than developed countries

Palliative care is a patient right  Since its introduction in [...]

The confusing terminology created by language engineering “medically assisted dying” (MAD) when referring to euthanasia and assisted suicide

Along with the objective, medical and ethical problems posed by [...]

The Royal College of General Physicians is opposed to changing the law on euthanasia and assisted suicide in the United Kingdom

Both euthanasia and assisted suicide are illegal under English law [...]

Germany overturns ban on euthanasia and assisted suicide with a strong opposition

Germany has joined the minority of European countries that allow euthanasia. [...]

“Death by donation”. Harvesting organs from still-living persons

"Undergo surgery in an operating theatre to remove their organs [...]

A brief review of access to palliative care in the world. Evaluation and ethical aspects

Our Observatory is following the palliative care issue as an [...]

Vicent Lambert case. His parents denounce the removal of basic nourishment is ‘murder’

A new ruling of the French Court of cassation ruled [...]

US doctors confirm and clarify their opposition to assisted suicide. ‘A prescription for death’

With a large majority (392-162), the most important medical institution [...]