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Based on 20 years of clinical experience studying and treating chronic illness, a Harvard psychiatrist and anthropologist argues that interpreting the illness experience is an art tragically neglected by modern medical training, and presents a compelling case for bridging the gap between patient and doctor.
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The Illness Narratives: Suffering, Healing and the Human Condition.. Ann Intern Med. 1991;114:828. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-114-9-828_1
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1991;114(9):828.
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