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Building Trust in Less Than 10 Minutes

(6) Comments | Posted July 18, 2013 | 12:17 PM

I was a very shy child. I never felt comfortable speaking up, especially in groups or in new situations. When asked a question in class, my heart raced, my eyes teared up and I felt sweaty. As I grew up, these physical reactions subsided as I learned to internalize and...

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The Most Difficult Patient

(1) Comments | Posted May 10, 2013 | 4:50 PM

I am a physician, an anesthesiologist. I care for the sickest of the sick every day: struggling NICU babies born only hours earlier, victims of major traumatic accidents, and critically-ill patients with life-threatening illness. In this job, I must both connect with the patient but also maintain a distance from...

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