John Murtagh threatens to quit RACGP over euthanasia stance


Professor John Murtagh is threatening to quit the RACGP after it publicly declared its support for voluntary euthanasia.

The academic and GP, one of the most important figures in the history of Australian general practice, has accused the college of forsaking “the ethics of good medical practice”.

"It's not in a GP's mentality to be killing patients," he says.

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