White Coat Black Art | Nov 4, 2010 | 52:34

Caring for the Dying (Residents panel)

Doctors can find it difficult to make the turn from saving patients to helping them die well. Nobody knows that better than residents. Here's the full interview with a remarkable group of residents at McMaster University who spoke to Brian about those moments...and some of the jarring shorthand doctors use to talk about the end of life.

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