End-of-Life in Italy: Critical and Bioethical Aspects of the Bill on Physician-Assisted Suicide. Physician-Assisted Suicide in Italy

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Michele Antonio Ahmed Karaboue
Giorgia Viola Lacasella
Cecannecchia Camilla
Benedetta Baldari
Luigi Cipolloni
Stefania De Simone
Andrea Cioffi

Keywords

assisted suicide, voluntary death, bioethical

Abstract

In Italy, on 10 March 2022, the Chamber of Deputies approved the bill "Dispositions in the matter of medical assisted voluntary death", formulated on the base of the recent sentence of the Constitutional Court n. 242/2019. Our study aims to analyze the bill, to evaluate its concrete applicability and highlight bioethical aspects and medico-legal criticalities.

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