This month, the Swiss Academy of Medical Sciences (SAMS) has published the revised edition of their medical and ethical guidelines on death and dying. In this version, amendments are made to Sections 6.2 (on Controversial actions) and 6.2.1 (on Assisted suicide). Read them below.
What does this mean for practice?
Swiss member Society DIGNITAS wrote a detailed detailed comment on it in which they spoke about the impact of the change.
Read the new guidelines and the DIGNITAS comment below: