Qualms

Episodes

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*20090625

Bittersweet comedy by Jonathan Myerson.

When teenager Alex is diagnosed with a terminal condition, his local Primary Care Trust refuse to finance the operation which might extend his life, basing their decision on a financial formula, the Quality Adjusted Life Year, or QALY.

So now Alex's parents know precisely what his life is worth.

Don't they?

Tom....Toby Jones

Isabel....Lesley Sharp

Alex....Ben Galpin

Boris....Philip Fox

Chairman....Jonathan Tafler

Shanna....Annabelle Dowler

Other parts played by Lizzy Watts.

Directed by Jonquil Panting.

By Jonathan Myerson.

A teenager diagnosed with a terminal condition is denied treatment.