Texas Death With Dignity


National Organizations:

Death with Dignity National Center
Compassion & Choice
Final Exit Network

International Organizations:

The World Federation of Right to Die Societies

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– To live with dignity – To die with dignity


  • This is Assisted Dying: A doctor’s story of empowering patients at the end of life by Stefanie Green MD

  • Modern Death: Howe Medicine Changed the End of Life by Haider Warraich, MD

  • Extreme Measures: Finding a Better Path to the End of Life by Jessica Nutik Zitter, MD.

  • Memory Lessons: by Dr. Jerald Winakur

  • How To Get the Death You Want by John Abraham

  • Nearing the End of Life: A Guide for Relatives and Friends of the Dying by Sue Brayne and Dr. Peter Fenwick.

  • Being Mortal  by Dr. Atul Gawande

  • Must We Suffer Our Way to Death?: Cultural and Theological Perspectives on Death by Choice / Edited by

  • Ronald P. Hamel & Edwin R. Dubose

  • Physician Assisted Dying: The Case for Palliative Care & Patient Choice / Edited by Timothy E. Quill, M.D. and Margaret P. Battin, PH.D

  • Doctor, Please Help Me Die by Tom Preston, M.D. with Janice Harper, PH.D

  • Death of a Man by Lael Tucker Wertenbaker

  • Death, Dying and Dessert: Reflections on 20 Questions About Dying by Susan Lieberman, Ph.D.

  • Easeful Death: Is There a Case for Assisted Dying? by Mary Warnock & Elisabeth Macdonald

  • Wisdom From a Chair – Thirty Years of Quadriplegia by Andrew I. Batavia and Mitchell Batavia

  • I’ll See Myself Out, Thank You: Thirty Personal Views in Support of Assisted Suicide, 2015 by Colin Brewer  ed.

  • Knocking on Heaven’s Door: The Path to a Better Way of Death, 2013 by Katy Butler

  • Final Gifts: Understanding the Special Awareness, Needs and Communications of the Dying, 1997 by Maggie Callanan  & Patricia Kelley

  • Hospice Voices: Lessons for Living at the End of Life, 2015 by Eric Lindner

  • The Euthanasia/Assisted-Suicide Debate, 2012 by Demetra M. Pappas

  • A Doctor’s View of Death with Dignity by Hemlock of Illinois


  • How to Die in Oregon
  • The Farewell Party
  • Dying To Know
    Whose Life Is It Anyway

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