Tag: <span>informed</span>

Resistance to Recovery: Education

Informed Consent and Anxiety Informed consent is often structured around insuring that the patient has been duly informed of the risk-benefit ratio of clinical procedures. Informed consent does not always seek to determine the depth to which the patient understands the necessity of a procedure or the process of treatment. Perhaps more important is that …

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The Drama of Trauma

The drama of trauma: events occur in a context. That context fuels the drama that surrounds the injury. Injury always has …
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Cloak of Depression

Depression may not be readily apparent to a patient_s family or surgeon. It is difficult to separate depression from the …
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Police Officers

I treat police officers and have for three decades. They have some of the most serious and alarming of all physical injuries …
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