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Monday, April 11, 2016

The Other Side of Bad News - the Oncologist



Blogger's Note: not specific to ovarian cancer but many 'aha moments'

The Other Side of Bad News (open access)

 Looking back, I realize that waiting for bad news is actually worse than receiving bad news.
  Over the next several hours, a parade of medical professionals entered the room, each starting the conversation with “I’m sorry.” It seemed everyone was sorry, including the emergency department attending physician, the overnight admitting team, the medical intensive care team....

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