학술논문

존엄사의 현재와 미래
The present and future of death with dignity
Document Type
Article
Text
Source
의생명과학과 법, 12/30/2014, Vol. 12, p. 81-110
Subject
존엄사
자연사
연명치료
안락사
말기상태
의료지시서
Death with dignity
Natural death
Extraordinary treatment
Euthanasia
Terminal state
Living will
Advanced directives
Language
Korean
ISSN
2092-8599
Abstract
The debate on the right to live in dignity can die for human dignity. The so-called 'dignity' to stop treatment there are still surviving in the controversial center. Recognizes the dignity, including the case of a foreign country. However, a discussion of dignity has several legal questions. Law typically is indisputable is in large part down to whether the limit and medical disposable personal involvement in murder and suicide potenti al for life. Because it means stopping the human dignity of surviving treatment buy it to give up the treatment can be seen that there is no infringement of the right to life requires a careful legal analysis. As such it can be called a conflict that is part of the medical ethics to take care of possible measures of self-determination and dignity buying individual patient. Recent decision of the US Supreme Court, even if the provisions of the law of the surviving treatment interruption was ruled to be possible under the stringent requirements. This can be seen leaving the simple recognition of whether the euthanasia and dignity was in the previous discuss ion is needed requires a discussion on advancing daily objective criteria and procedures. In this paper, we discuss the direction of the saw and present through a review of such cases in the current international situati on and discussed.