Euthanasia & Physician Assisted Suicide (PAS)

Euthanasia & Physician Assisted Suicide (PAS)

1. Euthanasia

· Medical / Generic definition

· Bioethical definition.

2. Describe pain and suffering within context of faith

3. Physician Assisted Suicide / Death ( PAS / PAD)

· Definition

· Is it ethical?

· Should we have the right to end our lives? Why yes or why not?

4. Better alternatives to PAS; compare and contrast each:

· Hospice

· Palliative care / Terminal sedation

5. Case studies. Brief summary of:

· Hemlock Society

· Jacob Kevorkian

· Britanny Maynard

6. Read and summarize ERD paragraphs #: 59, 60, 61.

Submission Instructions:

· The paper is to be clear and concise and students will lose points for improper grammar, punctuation, and misspelling.

· If references are used, please cite properly according to the current APA style. Refer to your syllabus for further detail or contact your instructor.

· Ethical and Religious Directives (ERD inside the pdf) for Catholic Health Care Services (6th ed.). (2018). Paragraphs: 59, 60, 61

· PHI 3633 WK 8.pdfPreview the document

Watch

· Cioffi, A. (2019, March 30). BIO 603 EUTH PAS 3 30 19 [Video file]. Retrieved from

· BIO 603 EUTH PAS 3 30 19

· (Links to an external site.)

· BIO 603 EUTH   PAS 3 30 19