Being realistic about travelling when old or sickBMJ 2015; 350 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.h1941 (Published 28 April 2015) Cite this as: BMJ 2015;350:h1941
- David W Berger, district medical officer, emergency medicine1
- 1Broome Hospital, Broome, 6725 WA, Australia
“But perhaps the main concern for doctors is that the extra work involved in preparing such patients for travel can be substantial.”1 Epstein’s article also strikes a chord with those of us on the receiving end of the traveller whose finely balanced medical condition suffers a meltdown in a remote area. Every dry season, our little hospital …
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