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Euthanasia and other end-of-life decisions: a mortality follow-back study in Belgium

By Lieve Van den Block, Reginald Deschepper, Johan Bilsen, Nathalie Bossuyt, Viviane Van Casteren and Luc Deliens
Topics: Research Article
Publisher: BioMed Central
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