Advanced Requests for MAID: Are They Compatible with Canadian Medical Practice?

Keywords: medical assistance in dying, advanced healthcare directives, canadian health law, capacity, consent, best interests, advanced requests

Abstract

The recent passing of Bill C-7 has placed Advance Requests for MAID (ARMs) on Canada’s legislative agenda. We discuss how ARMs may create ethical and practical challenges for Canadian medical practice.

Published
2021-12-01
How to Cite
[1]
Mellett J, Mack C, Leier B. Advanced Requests for MAID: Are They Compatible with Canadian Medical Practice?. Can. J. Bioeth. 2021;4:78-81. https://doi.org/10.7202/1084453ar.
Section
Critical commentaries