A Perfect Storm? Fear of Litigation at the End of Life.

Medical Journal of Australia, 2019

3 Pages Posted: 21 Jun 2019

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Geoffrey Mitchell

University of Queensland - Faculty of Medicine

Lindy Willmott

Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law

Ben White

Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law

Donella Piper

University of New England

David Currow

University of Technology Sydney (UTS)

Patsy Yates

Queensland University of Technology

Date Written: 2019

Abstract

Should doctors fear legal sanction for using opioids at the end of life?

Keywords: end of life

Suggested Citation

Mitchell, Geoffrey and Willmott, Lindy and White, Ben and Piper, Donella and Currow, David and Yates, Patsy, A Perfect Storm? Fear of Litigation at the End of Life. (2019). Medical Journal of Australia, 2019. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3400475

Geoffrey Mitchell

University of Queensland - Faculty of Medicine ( email )

Brisbane, Queensland
Australia

Lindy Willmott

Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law ( email )

Level 4, C Block Gardens Point
2 George St
Brisbane, QLD 4000
Australia

HOME PAGE: http://staff.qut.edu.au/staff/willmott/

Ben White (Contact Author)

Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law ( email )

Level 4, C Block Gardens Point
2 George St
Brisbane, QLD 4000
Australia

HOME PAGE: http://staff.qut.edu.au/staff/whiteb/

Donella Piper

University of New England ( email )

11 Hills Beach Road
Biddeford, ME 04005
United States

David Currow

University of Technology Sydney (UTS) ( email )

15 Broadway, Ultimo
PO Box 123
Sydney, NSW 2007
Australia

Patsy Yates

Queensland University of Technology ( email )

2 George Street
Brisbane, Queensland 4000
Australia

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