end of life care

October 9, 2014

Understanding the issues in end of life care (Revised)

  Understanding the issues in end-of-life care. There is a great deal of current discussion of end-of-life care, standards are evolving, there is new legislation pending […]
September 9, 2014

Understanding the “end-of-life” debate

Understanding the issues in end-of-life care. There is a great deal of current discussion of end-of-life care, standards are evolving, there is new legislation pending in […]
October 21, 2013

Rasouli, The Supreme Court of Canada and the Elephant in the Room

On the 18th of October the Supreme Court of Canada handed down its decision in the case of Hasan Rasouli. The Court was split 5-2 with […]
June 3, 2009

End of life care, advance directives, “euthanasia”

Euthanasia is in the news again. On May14th Margaret Somerville, the ethicist from Montreal ran an op-ed piece in the Ottawa citizen. Her anti active-euthanasia (or […]