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Table 2 Medical Students opinions on controversial ethical issues

From: Medical students and controversial ethical issues: results from the multicenter study SBRAME

Ethical issue I have no objections I have religious objections I have non-religious objections I have religious and non-religious objections I have no opinion
Euthanasia 1468 (41.4%) 259 (7.3%) 531 (15.1%) 653 (18.4%) 631 (17.8%)
Life support withdrawal 1621 (45.7%) 185 (5.2%) 665 (18.7%) 532 (15.0%) 547 (15.4%)
Abortion for Genetic Reasons 1818 (51.2%) 294 (8.3%) 487 (13.7%) 570 (16.2%) 382 (10.8%)
Abortion from failed contraception 829 (23.3%) 304 (8.6%) 1076 (30.3%) 1076 (30.3%) 270 (7.6%)
Prescription contraceptives 3216 (90.8%) 44 (1.2%) 142 (4.1%) 36 (1.0%) 102 (2.9%)
Embryonic stem cell use 2908 (82.0%) 94 (2.6%) 162 (4.6%) 121 (3.4%) 263 (7.4%)
Adult stem cell use 3106 (87.5%) 44 (1.2%) 125 (3.5%) 71 (2.0%) 205 (5.8%)
Human cloning 1678 (47.3%) 166 (4.7%) 720 (20.3%) 502 (14.1%) 484 (13.6%)