A week in November

Despard, Caroline
November 1998
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/17/98, Vol. 159 Issue 10, p1283
Academic Journal
Recounts the author's experience dealing with death while teaching a medical student. Emergency cardiac surgery and death of an infant; Pervasive cancer in a young mother and her infant; Ways patients affect their doctors; Making house calls; Patient with lung cancer who died; Unanswered questions; Teaching the student about handling death.


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