Letting art do the healing

BMJ 2008; 337 doi: (Published 08 October 2008) Cite this as: BMJ 2008;337:a1998
  1. Zosia Kmietowicz
  1. 1London

    Anyone looking for evidence of how art can help people cope with illness need look no further than the life size photographs embedded in this hand embroidered triptych created by 120 South African women in response to the effects on their lives of AIDS and poverty.

    The women, who live …

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