Having survived the challenges presented to her in Collusion and Dangerous, Nina must now negotiate her way through another nightmare week, in Obedient. Here she finds herself questioning a consultant’s decision to set limits of care on a young patient with a life threatening problem. What should she do – obey, question, or seek alternative opinions? Each choice has its risks….and who is to say that she is right and her consultant is wrong?
As usual, you make the choices in this interactive blog. You can move backwards with the back arrow to escape from any cul-de-sacs. In the Summing Up, I explore the various issues faced by trainees in the still somewhat (necessarily?) hierarchical world of hospital medicine.