Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics

Responses and Dialogue

Responses to Special Section: Euthanasia and Physician-Assisted Suicide: Murder or Mercy? (CQ Vol.2, No. 1)

Joseph S. Silvermana1, A. Joseph Layona2 and Jurrit Bergsmaa3

a1 A psychiatrist in private practice and a faculty member at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and chairs the Altoona Hospital Medical Staff Ethics Committee

a2 Associate Professor of Anesthesiology (Division of Critical Care) and Medicine (Division of Pulmonary Medicine), University of Florida College of Medicine, and Director, Preoperatlve Evaluation Clinic, Shands Hospital at the University of Florida, Gainesville

a3 A professor of medical psychology at the State University of Utrecht, Director of the Institute for Medical and Psychological Consultations, Utrecht, and Visiting Professor of Medical Humanities, Loyola University, Chicago Medical Center