Vicarious wounds

Bellemare, Steven
October 2011
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/18/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 15, p1755
Academic Journal
The article presents the author's insights regarding the experiences and feelings of doctors towards their work. The author mentions the case of a doctor who shared how he was affected of the despair, sadness, and remorse of his patients. The author adds that the sufferings of the doctors distinguish them from healers.


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