Letters Call for more compassion in medicine

Human experience isn’t multiple choice

BMJ 2016; 355 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.i6309 (Published 28 November 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;355:i6309
  1. Judith H Harvey, retired GP
  1. London, UK
  1. judithharvey12{at}btinternet.com

Heath discusses the rift between evidence and humanity in medicine.1 Quantum physics has shown us that phenomena are rarely black or white. The closer we get to boundaries, the fuzzier …

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