Friday, 19 August 2011


“I am clear that I no longer wish to continue to live and hope that people can respect this wish and now allow me to die. I want it over with without delay.”


1 comment:

  1. the a&e charge nurse19 August 2011 at 10:38

    I used to say, have jokingly, I aspired to be the NHS's first euthanasia nurse specialist - but I suspect that such a role may not be that far away?

    There is a curious conflation between medical ethics and religion when it comes to sanctity of life, one as an atheist I find hard to fathom.

    Why should Martin suffer such pain, and when will medical authorities recognise that not all pain is amenable to polypharmacy?