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'Worst scenario' of hunger strike begins on day 40 to 45, says doctor

11 December 2018 08:54 PM

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ACN | Barcelona

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“If the hunger strike persists, the worst scenario begins at about 40 to 45 days fasting,” said Doctor Terés, head expert of a doctor’s committee on the subject. This is when, according to him, the risk of “irreversible complications, and even death, become higher.” Then, past 60 days, it’s “unusual to survive.”

  • 'Worst scenario' of hunger strike begins on day 40 to 45, says doctor