Responding to unexpected eventsBMJ 2003; 327 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.327.7422.1049-a (Published 30 October 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;327:1049
Patients have to be treated as individuals
- Halina M Iwanowska (email@example.com), retired surgeon
- S-170 77 Solna, Sweden
EDITOR—Saunders et al discussed responding to unexpected events in planning for a good death.1 I was recently in a very similar, difficult, and sad situation.
My husband for 14 years had been treated for prostate cancer for three years, in an outpatient clinic, where he received chemotherapy, radiotherapy, and …