Vun Peng Chang, MBBS; Ben Mitchell, BA (Hons)
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Author/Illustrator Information: Vun Peng Chang, MBBS, is an emergency medicine physician at John Hunter Hospital, Newcastle, Australia, with an interest in graphic medicine. Ben Mitchell, BA(Hons), is an illustrator and comic artist from Newcastle, Australia, currently completing a PhD in visual communication focusing on graphic narrative. He currently produces a comic book series named "Storm Clouds" and lectures at the University of Newcastle.
Author Contributions: Conception and design: V.P. Chang, B. Mitchell.
Drafting of the article: V.P. Chang, B. Mitchell.
Critical revision of the article for important intellectual content: V.P. Chang.
Final approval of the article: V.P. Chang.
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Locum Tenens Intensivist
June 12, 2019
If only... we had more ER docs with this kind of attitude/approach... we had more families with this degree of expectations and acceptance... we would all talk to our family membersabout these things long before they are necessary.
Chang VP, Mitchell B. Annals Graphic Medicine - Draw the Line. Ann Intern Med. 2017;166:W57–W63. doi: https://doi.org/10.7326/G16-0028
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 2017;166(11):W57-W63.
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