Intended for healthcare professionals

Rapid response to:

News

Sixty seconds on . . . Hospify

BMJ 2020; 368 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.m930 (Published 06 March 2020) Cite this as: BMJ 2020;368:m930

Rapid Response:

What is Hospitalitis

Pervasive and invasive, hospitalitis is the hoping and coping of patients and visitors, who feel that hospitals are frightening phantasmagorias of gory dysphoria with betterment, bereavement, bafflement, abandonment, and payment.


Competing interests: No competing interests

07 March 2020
Hugh Mann
Physician
Retired
New York, NY, USA