Specialists utilising Victoria’s voluntary assisted dying laws to assist terminally-ill patients say there is a desperate need for more doctors to get involved, as new figures show the number of patients using the scheme has far surpassed initial estimates. A new report from the independent Victorian Assisted Dying Review (VADR) Board shows that 124 patients ...
End of life care
Assisted dying scheme needs more specialists on board
By Megan Howe
17 Sep 2020