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Is it hard to tell a patient they have a terminal disease?

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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology
2 doctors agree

In brief: No. Bad

News conversations have to be done by a doctor or team that knows the patient and family and care abouth them enough to tell the truth.
Being honest includes choices and consequnces. Futile care, hospice and continued involvement are part of the conversation.

In brief: No. Bad

News conversations have to be done by a doctor or team that knows the patient and family and care abouth them enough to tell the truth.
Being honest includes choices and consequnces. Futile care, hospice and continued involvement are part of the conversation.
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
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