Two years after Victoria began Australia’s first Voluntary Assisted Dying program, one oncologist has described how he has had to take a break from the scheme to avoid burnout. Melbourne oncologist Dr Cameron McLaren says the scheme is generally working well but the high demand is putting a disproportionate burden on the small number of ...
Oncologist calls for more specialists to ‘step up’ for patients who request assisted dying
By Michael Woodhead
11 Oct 2021