The Nature of Suffering and the Goals of Medicine

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The Nature of Suffering and the Goals of Medicine - Cassell, Eric J, M.D.

The obligation of physicians to relieve human suffering stretches back into antiquity. But what exactly is suffering? One patient with metastatic cancer of the stomach, from which he knew he would shortly die, said he was not suffering.Another, someone who had been operated on for a minor problem--in little pain and not seemingly distressed--said ... Read More

The Nature of Suffering and the Goals of Medicine 2004, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780195156164

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The Nature of Suffering: And the Goals of Medicine 1994, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780195089127

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The Nature of Suffering and the Goals of Medicine 1991, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780195052220

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