In conversation with Dr Kathryn Mannix

End of life planning and what dying is really like:  watch or read this conversation, and learn how best to plan for a good death, with Jane and Dr Kathryn Mannix, palliative care doctor and author of ‘With the End in Mind’

Edited transcript available here.


  • useful pointers about how to think about your advance healthcare decision, helping you make it more easily (12.59)
  • what a ‘best interest’ decision is in medicine – who knew? (15.08) – what happens when someone dies an ‘ordinary’ death, very comforting to know (20.54)
  • what a DNACPR really is, when it should be used, and when not (26.37)
  • what to do when someone doesn’t want to talk (42.21) and the one sentence that will really make it much easier when it comes to thinking/planning about your own end of life.

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