Yanna Van Wesemael

Summary

Affiliation: Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Implementation of a service for physicians' consultation and information in euthanasia requests in Belgium
    Yanna Van Wesemael
    End of Life Care Research Group Ghent University and Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 103, Brussels, Belgium
    Health Policy 104:272-8. 2012
  2. pmc Establishing specialized health services for professional consultation in euthanasia: experiences in the Netherlands and Belgium
    Yanna Van Wesemael
    End of Life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:220. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Consulting a trained physician when considering a request for euthanasia: an evaluation of the process in flanders and the Netherlands
    Yanna Van Wesemael
    Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
    Eval Health Prof 33:497-513. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Process and outcomes of euthanasia requests under the belgian act on euthanasia: a nationwide survey
    Yanna Van Wesemael
    End of Life Care Research Group, Ghent University and Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Jette, Belgium
    J Pain Symptom Manage 42:721-33. 2011
  5. doi request reprint The labelling and reporting of euthanasia by Belgian physicians: a study of hypothetical cases
    Tinne Smets
    End of Life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Public Health 22:19-26. 2012
  6. pmc Role and involvement of life end information forum physicians in euthanasia and other end-of-life care decisions in Flanders, Belgium
    Yanna Van Wesemael
    End of Life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 103, Brussels, Belgium
    Health Serv Res 44:2180-92. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Attitudes and experiences of Belgian physicians regarding euthanasia practice and the euthanasia law
    Tinne Smets
    End of Life Care Research Group, Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    J Pain Symptom Manage 41:580-93. 2011
  8. pmc Nationwide survey to evaluate the decision-making process in euthanasia requests in Belgium: do specifically trained 2nd physicians improve quality of consultation?
    Joachim Cohen
    End of Life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel VUB and Ghent University, Brussels, Belgium
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:307. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Cultural differences affecting euthanasia practice in Belgium: one law but different attitudes and practices in Flanders and Wallonia
    Joachim Cohen
    End of Life Care Research Group, Ghent University and Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 103, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    Soc Sci Med 75:845-53. 2012

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Implementation of a service for physicians' consultation and information in euthanasia requests in Belgium
    Yanna Van Wesemael
    End of Life Care Research Group Ghent University and Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 103, Brussels, Belgium
    Health Policy 104:272-8. 2012
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  2. pmc Establishing specialized health services for professional consultation in euthanasia: experiences in the Netherlands and Belgium
    Yanna Van Wesemael
    End of Life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:220. 2009
    ..The aim of this study is to describe and compare these initiatives...
  3. doi request reprint Consulting a trained physician when considering a request for euthanasia: an evaluation of the process in flanders and the Netherlands
    Yanna Van Wesemael
    Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
    Eval Health Prof 33:497-513. 2010
    ..Consultation with specialized consultation services seems to promote quality of euthanasia consultations...
  4. doi request reprint Process and outcomes of euthanasia requests under the belgian act on euthanasia: a nationwide survey
    Yanna Van Wesemael
    End of Life Care Research Group, Ghent University and Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Jette, Belgium
    J Pain Symptom Manage 42:721-33. 2011
    ..The incidence of euthanasia in Belgium has been studied, but the process and outcomes of euthanasia requests have not been investigated...
  5. doi request reprint The labelling and reporting of euthanasia by Belgian physicians: a study of hypothetical cases
    Tinne Smets
    End of Life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Public Health 22:19-26. 2012
    ....
  6. pmc Role and involvement of life end information forum physicians in euthanasia and other end-of-life care decisions in Flanders, Belgium
    Yanna Van Wesemael
    End of Life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 103, Brussels, Belgium
    Health Serv Res 44:2180-92. 2009
    ..To describe role and involvement of Life End Information Forum (LEIF) physicians in end-of-life care decisions and euthanasia in Flanders...
  7. doi request reprint Attitudes and experiences of Belgian physicians regarding euthanasia practice and the euthanasia law
    Tinne Smets
    End of Life Care Research Group, Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    J Pain Symptom Manage 41:580-93. 2011
    ..Since the legalization of euthanasia, physicians in Belgium may, under certain conditions, administer life-ending drugs at the explicit request of a patient...
  8. pmc Nationwide survey to evaluate the decision-making process in euthanasia requests in Belgium: do specifically trained 2nd physicians improve quality of consultation?
    Joachim Cohen
    End of Life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel VUB and Ghent University, Brussels, Belgium
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:307. 2014
    ..This study assesses quality of consultations in Flanders and Brussels and compares these between LEIF and non-LEIF consultants...
  9. doi request reprint Cultural differences affecting euthanasia practice in Belgium: one law but different attitudes and practices in Flanders and Wallonia
    Joachim Cohen
    End of Life Care Research Group, Ghent University and Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 103, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    Soc Sci Med 75:845-53. 2012
    ..Cultural factors seem to play an important role in the practice of (legal) euthanasia and the extent to which legal safeguards are followed...