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Monday, January 26, 2015
By Paul Rousseau, MD
How death occurs, and how it is managed by physicians—their presence or absence, their words said and unsaid—can dramatically affect the grief and bereavement of patients and family members.1 Eight years ago, at the age of 52, my wife died of rapidly advancing scleroderma.
, end of life
Thursday, August 29, 2013
By Arden Brion
My patient experience started with an explosion in my chest at 3:15 on a Thursday afternoon. I was on a business trip in Wilmington, Delaware, presenting to a group of executives when it happened.
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