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Euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide: historical and religious perspective in the Middle East

  • Mona Y. Rakhawy (a1), George Tadros (a2), Farooq Khan (a3) (a4) and Ahmed Mahmoud El Houssini (a5)

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Euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide have provoked controversy. The ethical and legal issues have been debated but more emphasis on the cultural and religious aspects is needed.

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  • Mona Y. Rakhawy (a1), George Tadros (a2), Farooq Khan (a3) (a4) and Ahmed Mahmoud El Houssini (a5)

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Euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide: historical and religious perspective in the Middle East

  • Mona Y. Rakhawy (a1), George Tadros (a2), Farooq Khan (a3) (a4) and Ahmed Mahmoud El Houssini (a5)
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