Tag: <span>desperation</span>

Desperation and Patient Mistreatment

We see a patient in desperation. There comes a time when a surgeon has nothing further to offer a patient. However, there may be reluctance on the part of the surgeon to state simply that not only does he have nothing further to offer the patient, but that he feels the patient must now begin …

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Dilemma

The Dilemma: “When a patient reports difficulty returning to work, malingering need not be the first concern. A more central …
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or Just Plain Mean

Whether a patient is being mean and inappreciative or irritable due to depression is an important differentiation. Àô What …
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Spinal Implant Concerns

There are times when the intrusion of a family member has insidious motives. In some cases, the injured worker was a source …
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