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Euthanasia, Passive

"Euthanasia, Passive" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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Failing to prevent death from natural causes, for reasons of mercy by the withdrawal or withholding of life-prolonging treatment.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Euthanasia, Passive" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Euthanasia, Passive" was a major or minor topic of these publication.