The American Medical Association has long opposed assisted suicide. Is that about to change?

The American Medical Association has long opposed assisted suicide. Is that about to change?

During his three decades as an emergency-room doctor, Bob Uslander had never written a prescription for a lethal dose of medication. But then he shifted to geriatric and palliative care, and in 2016, a patient suffering from the neurodegenerative disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) wanted to use California’s new physician-assisted death law. Uslander was apprehensive. […]

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