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Should We Lie To Patients?

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When your patient asks if he is having a heart attack, do you tell him, no matter how bad the 12 lead looks? Have you ever avoided these quesions, told white lies or just plain lied in what you thought was the best interest to the patient?

Join us this week and give your opinion and thoughts on this topic. When does a patients stress level or anticipated reacition influence what or how you tell them?