Wrigley, AJ (2016) Marieke Vervoort – and how the right to euthanasia can help some people to live better. The Conversation (Website).

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Belgian Paralympic athlete Marieke Vervoort, who won a silver medal in the T52 400 metre event at the 2016 Rio games, recently disclosed that she likely would already have attempted suicide if she had not been able to legally plan to undergo euthanasia. Instead, she has gone on to become a medal-winning athlete.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Published on The Conversation website at http://theconversation.com/marieke-vervoort-and-how-the-right-to-euthanasia-can-help-some-people-to-live-better-65485
Uncontrolled Keywords: suicide, euthanasia, voluntary euthanasia, assisted dying, Rio Paralympics
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BJ Ethics
R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences > School of Law
Depositing User: Symplectic
Date Deposited: 04 Apr 2017 15:20
Last Modified: 08 Apr 2019 11:06
URI: https://eprints.keele.ac.uk/id/eprint/3159

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