HUGO J. ZEE, M.D.
The other day a colleague told me about his experience with a depressed, hypochondriacal young mother who had been hospitalized after being found unconscious by one of her children. Apparently she had taken a drug overdose and collapsed on the living room floor. Now she complained to my friend of a severe pain in her shoulder. Just as he was about to explore further historical and physical concomitants to this symptom, he recalled some of the things she had told him the previous day when she had said in a depressed tone of voice that she felt dead-tired, lifeless, without
ZEE HJ. Subjectivity in Science. Ann Intern Med. ;82:417–418. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-82-3-417
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1975;82(3):417-418.
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