The mind is for seeing, the heart is for hearing (Saudi Arabian proverb).

Ritu Lakhtakia

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Abstract

These "reflections" offer a glimpse into Cancer sociology, through the eyes of a pathologist intimately involved in interdisciplinary management, at an Oncology centre. The interaction of a specialist, usually relatively remote from direct patient contact with cancer patients, evolved from diagnostician to confidante and co-traveler along a difficult journey. The range of shared experiences, the mutual human and humane accruals of this camaraderie are traced through a quarter century of living within the world of cancer and with those afflicted by it.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)202-203
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Cancer Education
Volume26
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2011

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)
  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Oncology

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