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How to deliver bad news to patients: Tips to do it better
 

How to deliver bad news to patients: Tips to do it better

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I was a first year resident, and this was the first time I’d ever had to tell a family member a loved one had died.
 
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4 Nov 2016 - General
 
Marinelle Castro "It is important to put emphasis that everything medically possible has been done in order to reassure the family." This is very true especially for relatives who...
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These are good tips to break bad news sensibly. I think its also important to take into account cultural differences especially for international patients. Based on my experience, its always useful to give a brief introductory statement before delive...
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Breaking the bad news is one of the most difficult duties of a physician. Truly, there is no easy way of doing this daunting task but I am thankful that someone wrote down some tips to help us health care professionals make it less traumatic for our ...
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