Who should regulate the practice of medicine?

Erin A. Egan, MD, JD

Abstract


-

Keywords


-

Full Text:

PDF

References


The American Pain Foundation: Pain Facts: An Overview of American Pain Surveys, 2001. The American Pain Foundation Web site. Available at www.painfoundation.org/page.asp? menu=1&item=3&file=Media/painsurveys.htm. Accessed January 2, 2005.

Szalavitz M: Dr. Feelscared: Drug warriors put the fear of prosecution in physicians who dare to treat pain. Reason [serial online]. August/September 2004. Available at www.reason.com/0408/fe.ms.dr.shtml. Accessed January 5, 2005.

Assisted suicide: AG Asks Supreme Court to ban practice. American Health Line [serial online]. Available at www.americanhealthline.com/. Accessed November 10, 2004.

369 F.3d 1118 (9th Circuit, 2004).

521 US 702, 1997.

521 US 793, 1997.

Glucksberg. Supra note 6, at 736-737 (concurring opinion), and Vacco, supra note 4, at 809 (concurring opinion).

Department of Justice, Office of the Attorney General: Dispensing of Controlled Substances to Assist Suicide. AG Order No. 2534-2001, 21 C.F.R. Part 1306, 2001.

21 U.S.C. 801-971 (1994 and Supp II 1996).

Oregon v. Ashcroft. 386 F.3d 118, 1124 (9th Cir. 2003); Conant v. Walters. 309 F3d 629, 639 (9th Cir. 2002).

Supra, note 9

21 C.F.R. §1306.04 (2001).

Salavitz. Supra note 2.

Beauchamp TL, Childress JF: Principles of Medical Ethics. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1994; 206.

Glucksberg. Supra note 6, 137-38; Vacco, supra note 6, 809.

Glucksberg. Supra note 6, 802.

Department of Justice: supra note 9.

OxyContin: Pharmaceutical diversion, March 2002. United States Drug Enforcement Agency Web site. Available at www.usdoj.gov/dea/pubs/intel/02017/02017.html. Accessed January 10, 2005.

Wayne JG: Assisted suicide? Pain control? Where’s the line? MedEcon. 2002; 79(19): 48-49,53-54,59.

The SUPPORT Principle Investigators: A controlled trial to improve care for seriously ill hospitalized patients: The Study to Understand Prognoses and Preferences for Outcomes and Risks of Treatments (SUPPORT). JAMA. 1995; 274(20): 1591-1598.




DOI: https://doi.org/10.5055/jom.2005.0005

Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.