Patients as Poets: patients’ and carers’ experiences of living with advanced illness

posted on 02 Aug 2020


Qualitative researchers Marilyn Kendall and Scott Murray have in the last 20 years interviewed many patient groups dying with cancer, organ failure of lungs, heart, or liver, strokes and frailty. They all tell vivid narratives. In this blog, they reflect on the importance of these accounts for getting to the heart of what matters to people and share some ‘found’ poems that have emerged from their stories.

Read the full article on this link to Evidently Cochrane