Author | Alfred M. Freedman, MD

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Commentary: The Doctor's Dilemma: A Conflict of Loyalties

January 01, 2001

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Arguing that participation in any aspect of death penalty cases is an ethical conflict for physicians-and specifically psychiatrists-Dr. Freedman calls for physicians' organizations to join the American Bar Association's goal of a moratorium on executions. The author himself opposes the death penalty.

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