Intended for healthcare professionals


What is a good death?

BMJ 2003; 326 doi: (Published 11 January 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:65

The BMJ is devoting a special issue to the topic of a good death, which will be published in July 2003. We welcome reports from all over the world and invite submissions of original research, editorials, educational articles, debate pieces, personal views, pictures, and art. All submissions should be made to and will go through the usual peer review process. The guest editor for this theme issue is Peter Singer, and the editorial contact is Jocalyn Clark (jclark{at} The closing date for submissions of original research articles is 30 January 2003.