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Euthanasia requests and cancer types in the Netherlands : is there a relationship? / Abarshi, Ebun; Onwuteaka-Philipsen, Bregje D; van der Wal, Gerrit.

In: Health Policy, Vol. 89, No. 2, 02.2009, p. 168-173.

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Abarshi, E, Onwuteaka-Philipsen, BD & van der Wal, G 2009, 'Euthanasia requests and cancer types in the Netherlands: is there a relationship?', Health Policy, vol. 89, no. 2, pp. 168-173. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healthpol.2008.05.014

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Abarshi E, Onwuteaka-Philipsen BD, van der Wal G. Euthanasia requests and cancer types in the Netherlands: is there a relationship? Health Policy. 2009 Feb;89(2):168-173. doi: 10.1016/j.healthpol.2008.05.014

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Abarshi, Ebun ; Onwuteaka-Philipsen, Bregje D ; van der Wal, Gerrit. / Euthanasia requests and cancer types in the Netherlands : is there a relationship?. In: Health Policy. 2009 ; Vol. 89, No. 2. pp. 168-173.

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abstract = "Cancer patients have generally requested for euthanasia and assisted suicide (EAS) more frequently than others. However, different terminal cancers are accompanied by different clinical courses. This study seeks to explore the relationship, if any, between EAS requesters and cancer types, as relates to the provision of end-of-life care in the Netherlands.",
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