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Euthanasiapowerpoint 110919143431-phpapp01


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  2. 2. Chantal Sebire
  3. 3. What is it?
  4. 4. Types of Euthanasia Voluntary euthanasia Non-voluntary euthanasia Involuntary euthanasia Passive euthanasia
  5. 5. Voluntary Euthanasia Euthanasia made with the consent of the patient is called voluntary euthanasia. When the patient brings about his or her own death with the assistance of a physician, the term assisted suicide is often used instead.
  6. 6. Non-voluntary Euthanasia Euthanasia conducted where the patient is unconscious is normally called non-voluntary euthanasia
  7. 7. Involuntary Euthanasia Euthanasia conducted against the will of the patient is termed involuntary euthanasia. The patient refuses to take the treatment that could prevent him/her from dying.
  8. 8. Netherlands (Green), Oregon and Washington (Yellow), Belgium (Red)
  9. 9. Astounding The Sunday Times Magazine (London) reported that Dignitas's, Swiss suicide facilitating organization, founder, Ludwig Minelli, plans to create a chain of death centers "to end the lives of people with illnesses and mental conditions such as chronic depression."
  10. 10. Right to Die  It provides a way to relieve extreme pain  It provides a way of relief when a person's quality of life is low  Frees up medical funds to help other people
  11. 11. Consclusion Euthanasia devalues human life  Euthanasia can become a means of health care cost containment  Euthanasia is wrong because its against God’s will.  Active Euthanasia is one the right to die naturally. 