People hold a vigil for a retired dentist who died after being attacked by a former patient at home in Guangzhou, Guangdong province. Photo: Reuters People hold a vigil for a retired dentist who died after being attacked by a former patient at home in Guangzhou, Guangdong province. Photo: Reuters
People hold a vigil for a retired dentist who died after being attacked by a former patient at home in Guangzhou, Guangdong province. Photo: Reuters

Fatal stabbing of retired dentist highlights deep-rooted problems in Chinese health system

Killing will have chilling effect on already troubled patient-doctor relations, insider says

People hold a vigil for a retired dentist who died after being attacked by a former patient at home in Guangzhou, Guangdong province. Photo: Reuters People hold a vigil for a retired dentist who died after being attacked by a former patient at home in Guangzhou, Guangdong province. Photo: Reuters
People hold a vigil for a retired dentist who died after being attacked by a former patient at home in Guangzhou, Guangdong province. Photo: Reuters
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