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Revista Cubana de Medicina Militar

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TORRES LIO-COO, Vladimir et al. Considerations on euthanasia like a medical practice. Rev Cub Med Mil [online]. 2009, vol.38, n.2. ISSN 0138-6557.

Authors expose some considerations on criteria related to euthanasia, as well as the controversy that from the religious, political, and economic point of view influenced in discussion of this matter. We show the health socialist system approach where need of humanize the situation of sick persons is considered, since euthanasia option could be a reason to commit severe abuses in the more helpless obviating human ethics and responsibility of "to help to dye".

Keywords : Euthanasia; wellbeing; society; health; socioeconomic; political factors..

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