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It seems to be easier to accept death when it is not in sight and close by: In surveys, young respondents favour the legalisation of euthanasia more than the elderly. Most criticism towards euthanasia among healthcare professionals is expressed by those, who play a role in the care of dying patients. But who defines intolerable suffering?
The most difficult aspect of euthanasia: who defines intolerable suffering? | University of Helsinki helsinki.fi

Even if strict conditions for euthanasia were to be stipulated by legislation, their application requires interpretation on a case-by-case basis, says Professor of Social Ethics Jaana Hallamaa.