- Title: The Quality of Mercy: One Brave Couple's Struggle for a Dignified Death
- Author: Ross Anderson
- ISBN: 9781741141511
- Page: 283
- Format: Paperback
This heartbreaking book details the suffering of terminal cancer patient Irene Anderson and how her husband of 27 years, Ross, helped her die according to her wishes A moving personal story and a compelling argument for the legalization of assisted suicide, Irene and Ross s experiences prompt others to consider what they would do in the same situation.
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A difficult decision… An unconventional decision A decision no one would wish on their worst enemy. What does one do when confronted with a loved one’s terminal suffering? Are all the medical treatments that could prolong life for a few months, hours, minutes worth the pain? Could you move your hands to remove these final suffering moments before death? Is ending suffering murder?As physicians we deal with death on a daily basis. We intellectualize our emotional responses to be able to deal [...]
2007 bookcrossing journal:No one has said yet whether they agree with assisted suicide or not yet. Although saying hypothetically is one thing, and going ahead with it is something you can''t appreciate until you''re in that situation, but I''m pro euthansia. We make people endure things we would be locked up for if we forced animals to endure the same things. Dignity and quality of life goes straight out of the window. Although I suppose when faced with the final moments, there might always be [...]
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