Table 3 Judgement of unbearable suffering
GPConsultantEuthanasia review committeep Value*
N  =  115N  =  99N  =  17
%%%
YesMaybe for the patient, but not in my opinionNoYesMaybe for the patient, but not in my opinionNoYesMaybe for the patient, but not in my opinionNo
Early dementia259393336312459180.00
Tired of living1862202745293547180.17
Fear of future decay284625433918593560.01
Burden to others3547194435217112180.01
Loss of dignity4841126228988660.00
Extreme dependency49381379174652960.00
Standard case99109901100000.92
  • 2 test (“Yes” vs “Maybe for the patient, but not in my opinion” and “No”).

  • GP, general practitioner.