The confusion in the public mind between euthanasia and withdrawal of life support seems to be getting deeper and deeper. Please see the latest Supreme Court decision. Let us hope the Parliament is not confused when the matter is placed before them.
K. Vijayakumaran Nair About 14 years back, in the early days of Pallium India in Trivandrum, we had the occasion to treat Ms Rajeswary for [...]
How are basic ethical principles violated in COVID-19?
Many unique features of COVID-19 challenge the fundamental ethical principles of autonomy, beneficence, non-maleficence and justice. It is important to focus on the primary duty [...]
Lissy Rajan retires: Does she, really?
Chairman of Pallium India, Dr M R Rajagopal writes: In the new palliative care initiative in Calicut in the 1990s, Mr Asoka Kumar was the [...]