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“How Long Do I Have To Live, Doc?”

This morning on NPR, there was a interesting segment on how doctors deliver news to patients regarding prognosis of their cancer. At Memorial Sloak Kettering in NY, there are workshops for physicians on communication, particularly with delivering difficult news for patients. It’s part of an ongoing series by NPR on cancer. Click on the link below to check out the article and listen to the interview!

Cancer Patients And Doctors Struggle To Predict Survival