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Carmelle Peisah

Journal article

The biggest decision of them all - death and assisted dying: capacity assessments and undue influence screening

Abstract: Arguably, deciding the timing and manner of one’s death is the biggest decision of all. With the Victorian Voluntary Assisted Dying Act commencing in 2019, assessing capacity to choose Voluntary Assisted Dying (VAD) becomes a critical issue for clinicians in Victoria, and elsewhere with...
Journal article

How do general practitioners conceptualise self-harm in their older patients? A qualitative study

This study explored general practitioners' understanding of the reasons for recent self-harm in an older patient.