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Guide to every death and a little life
  1. Kacper Niburski
  1. Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Québec H3A 0G4, Canada
  1. Correspondence to Kacper Niburski, Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, QC H3A 0G4, Canada; kacperniburski{at}


The following is a narrativised story of my experience rotating in palliative care. It is lively.

  • narrative medicine
  • palliative care
  • medical humanities

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  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; internally peer reviewed.