Chronic illness: the burden and the dream

Mabel Chew and Martin B Van Der Weyden
Med J Aust 2003; 179 (5): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2003.tb05521.x
Published online: 1 September 2003

“Illness is the night side of life . . . Every one who is born holds dual citizenship, in the kingdom of the well and in the kingdom of the sick”. — Susan Sontag

  • Mabel Chew1
  • Martin B Van Der Weyden2

  • The Medical Journal of Australia, Sydney, NSW.



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