Tag: <span>reluctant</span>

Reluctant

When a patient reaches MMI with a permanent and partial disability, s/he should be focusing on dealing with chronicity, not facing the reluctant clinician, hesitant to “let go”. There is an understandable resistance among patients to accept that their limitations and suffering may be chronic. But sometimes the treating clinician appears to have more difficulty …

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Work Injury and Arrest Record

Often a patient is forced into a semi-skilled or unskilled occupation due to criminal history. Thus, we see patients of above …
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Catastrophic Injuries

Depression is associated with chemical changes in the brain; then again so is hunger and a bunch of other biological drives. …
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Patient’s Goals and Expectancies

Injured Workers Who Believe They’ll Get Better, Do Better The power of thoughts like “I think I can, I think …
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