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The Prohibition Of Euthanasia NursingEssayNurses are facing many ethical issues every day in their professional life, which influence in nursingdecision making. These issues often related to patient’s cultural, beliefs and sometimes to patient’slife conditions. In this paper I am going to focusing on one of the most important ethical issue, whichis euthanasia. In fact euthanasia is not a modern concept, because I found that the term euthanasiais derived from two Greek word eu meaning good and thanatos meaning death a good death(MVMA, 2007) It called also a mercy killing, but in some cultural it considered as a suicide. Inaddition euthanasia became an important debate and a big ethical issue in nursing fields in therecent days. Some professional care provider agrees with practicing euthanasia for many reasons,such as prolonged suffering from irremediable pain, terminal diseases and for economicconsideration. However euthanasia is illegal practice and inhuman procedure. On my opinioneuthanasia should be prohibited, and all professional nurses should not practice a mercy killing.It has been argued that euthanasia will be the best choice for patient who suffering from irremediablepain. Under this case patients suffer from pain all the time, twenty four hour a day. Thus, they sufferchronically from irreversible pain with no opportunity of recovery, which lead them to choose

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