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Correction table 3 (Karen Cox, 30 November 2011)

Update: there is an error on table three in the paper, under 'evidence of recorded preferred place to die' the figures should read:
Yes 10(53) 3(20) 11(73) 8(50) 32(49)
No 9(47) 12(80) 4(27) 8(50) 33(51)

With apologies for our oversight: Karen Cox and Colleagues read full comment

Comment on: Cox et al. BMC Palliative Care, 10:18

Family Sharing (Douglas Kennedy, 17 May 2011)

I think we need to continue this line of inquiry, as the family unit is the strongest bond-group and the healing that is possible within this "tribe" must be incredible. read full comment

Comment on: Tan et al. BMC Palliative Care, 10:7

alternative to euthanasia (Lesley Mary Ogilvie, 16 May 2006)

I searched this topic as I have been puzzled in the euthanasia debate as to why sedation is not an automatic alternative to euthanasia when the latter is desired but not legal. It does not answer the points about being a burden but otherwise to a non-medic appears to have all the advantages and none of the disadvantages. An interesting and informative article. read full comment

Comment on: Muller-Busch et al. BMC Palliative Care, 2:2