7.11 References & Media Attributions


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Autiero, A. (July 2, 2020). Human dignity in an ethical sense: Basic considerations. Interdisciplinary Journal for Religion and Transformation of Contemporary Society, 6, 9-21. https://doi.org/10.30965/23642807-00601002

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Blouin, S. (May 23, 2018). ‘Suicide tourism’ and understanding the Swiss model of the right to die. TheConversation.com. https://theconversation.com/suicide-tourism-and-understanding-the-swiss-model-of-the-right-to-die-96698

Bursack, C. (October 29, 2021). When Loved Ones Rally Before Death. Aging Care. https://www.agingcare.com/articles/when-loved-ones-rally-before-death-185452.htm  

Canada. (n.d.-a). About medical assistance in dying. https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/medical-assistance-dying.html

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Canada. (March 17, 2021). Canada’s new medical assistance in dying law. Government of Canada. https://www.justice.gc.ca/eng/cj-jp/ad-am/docs/MAID_Infographic_EN.pdf

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Canadian Virtual Hospice. (n.d.). http://virtualhospice.ca/

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Chochinov, H. (May 1, 2002). Dignity-conserving care: A new model for palliative care. JAMA 287(17), 2253–2260. https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/194871

Chochinov, H., Hack, T., McClement, S., Kristjanson, L., & Harlos, M. (2002). Dignity in the terminally ill: A developing empirical model. Social Science & Medicine, 54(2), 433-443. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0277-9536(01)00084-3

Collins, A. (November 1, 2017). Five common myths about palliative care and what the science really says. TheConversation.com. https://theconversation.com/five-common-myths-about-palliative-care-and-what-the-science-really-says-82248

Death with Dignity. (n.d.-a) Frequently asked questions. https://deathwithdignity.org/resources/faqs/

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Dobec, S. (January 21, 2022). Language matters: Why we use the term ‘medical assistance in dying.’ Dying with Dignity.

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Gentleman, A. (November 18, 2009). Inside the Dignitas house. The Guardian. https://www.theguardian.com/society/2009/nov/18/assisted-suicide-dignitas-house

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Hannig, A. (June 2, 2020). Dying virtually: Pandemic drives medically assisted deaths online. TheConversation.com. https://theconversation.com/dying-virtually-pandemic-drives-medically-assisted-deaths-online-139093

Health Canada. (2018). Framework on palliative care in Canada. https://www.canada.ca/content/dam/hc-sc/documents/services/health-care-system/reports-publications/palliative-care/framework-palliative-care-canada/framework-palliative-care-canada.pdf

Ho, A., Car, J., Ho, M-H., Tan-Ho, G., Choo, P., Patinadan, P., Chong, P., Ong, W., Fan, G., Tan, Y., Neimeyer, R. & Chochinov, H. (December 4, 2017). A novel Family Dignity Intervention (FDI) for enhancing and informing holistic palliative care in Asia: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials, 18(1), 587. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13063-017-2325-5

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Cover Photo: Prachatai. (September 22, 2016). Palliative care [Photograph]. Flickr. https://www.flickr.com/photos/prachatai/48917684353


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