Books tagged: euthanasia

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Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk: Suicidal Thoughts and Behavior and Nonadherence to Medical Regimen
By Dr. Alan L. Berman
Series: Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk, Book 24. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012 by American Association of Suicidology. Category: Nonfiction
A review of suicide risks associated with non-adherence to medical regimen as supported by research literature. Authored by Bridget E. Weller, Ph.D., Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University School of Medicine, NC and David B. Goldston, Ph.D., Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University School of Medicine, NC.
Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk: Prescription Medications and Increased Suicide Risk
By Dr. Alan L. Berman
Series: Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk, Book 25. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,700. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012 by American Association of Suicidology. Category: Nonfiction
A review of suicide risks associated with prescription medications as supported by research literature. Authored by Matthew P. Lahaie, J.D., M.D., Mayo Clinic Medical School, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN and Timothy W. Lineberry, M.D., Mayo Clinic, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Rochester, MN.
Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk: Medical Procedures that Alter Suicide Risk
By Dr. Alan L. Berman
Series: Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk, Book 26. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012 by American Association of Suicidology. Category: Nonfiction
A review of suicide risks associated with medical procedures as supported by research literature. Authored by Matthew P. Lahaie, JD, MD, Mayo Clinic Medical School, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN and Timothy W. Lineberry, MD, Mayo Clinic, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Rochester, MN.
Flame-Out
By Richard Quarry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,510. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Category: Fiction
During the Seventh Great After-Recession, a beleaguered caseworker offers a wayward client the ultimate deal with the devil.
AVMA Guidelines for the Euthanasia of Animals 2013 Edition
By AVMA
Price: Free! Words: 84,400. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
The AVMA Guidelines for the Euthanasia of Animals are intended for use by members of the veterinary profession who carry out or oversee the euthanasia of animals. The overriding commitment of these Guidelines is to provide veterinarians guidance in relieving pain and suffering of animals that are to be euthanized.
Proximity
By Philip Berry
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,310. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Fiction
Mistakes, omissions, instructions misheard...no system is perfect, and culpability cannot always be assigned. In hospital such errors lead to death. Peter Owens knows that. He practises euthanasia without causing suspicion. Nina Charan, a young and idealistic doctor, investigates an unexplained death. Overcome by circumstances, her naivety torn away, she finds herself on the brink of collusion.
To Gently Leave This Life
By Elaine Feuer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,460. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by Elaine Feuer. Category: Nonfiction
For people who are suffering from a terminal or incurable illness, the option of a peaceful passing is the issue at the forefront of modern society. Assessing the quality of life, and allowing patients who suffer from debilitating pain and dependence on others to gently leave this life, gives people a dignified alternative. Learn what you need to know about end-of-life decisions.
Garnier House
By Randal Bablitz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,580. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Fiction
When successful attorney John Atwood suffers a debilitating stroke, he’s left with severe speech and motor problems. He enters a long-term care facility called Garnier House — where he discovers someone is euthanizing terminally ill patients. Fear drives John to begins his own investigation as the body count continues to rise.
Harvesting Organs
By Jim Bowden
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 6,110. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Category: Essay
Why should people be required to maintain the life of a child without a brain? Why should old people have new organs implanted in them? It is questions like these that are examined in this short book. The rationale, the costs, the societal implications, are all examined from the point of view of the average citizen who is being charged for the vast expansion of the health-care system.
When You Are Dying: A Personal Exploration of Life, Suffering, and Belief
By Philip Wetherell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,850. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Gilead Books Publishing. Category: Nonfiction
This moving book was written with great difficulty by an Anglican priest with motor neurone disease at the end of his life, and its ruthless honesty is challenging and compelling. It will be helpful to many who face life-shortening illnesses themselves or in those they love. This book is a thoughtful reflection on the encounter with dying and death and the issues they raise about faith in God.