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Retraction Note: End-of-life discontinuation of destination therapy with cardiac and ventilatory support medical devices: physician-assisted death or allowing the patient to die?
BMC Medical Ethics volume 11, Article number: 20 (2010)
The original article that this is related to.
The authors have voluntarily retracted this article  and it is no longer available for online public display because portions of the article are similar to a previous publication . While there was no intention to use pre-existing work without appropriate attribution, the authors nonetheless extend their apologies to Dr. Miller and all others concerned.
Rady MY, Verheijde JL: End-of-life discontinuation of destination therapy with cardiac and ventilatory support medical devices: physician-assisted death or allowing the patient to die?. BMC Medical Ethics. 2010, 11: 15-10.1186/1472-6939-11-15.
Miller FG, Truog RD, Brock DW: Moral Fictions and Medical Ethics. Bioethics. 2010, 24 (9): 453-460. 10.1111/j.1467-8519.2009.01738.x. Published online: 7 July 2009
The pre-publication history for this paper can be accessed here:http://www.biomedcentral.com/1472-6939/11/20/prepub
The online version of the original article can be found at 10.1186/1472-6939-11-15