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Doctors Experience Pain, Relief Based On Patient Treatment Reactions
2013-01-29 13:24:24

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online New research from the Massachusetts General Hospital and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center at Harvard Medical School has shown that doctor´s actually experience pain and relief based on their patients' reactions to treatment. The study, which was done by performing brain scans on doctors as they treated patients, provides new insight into the doctor-patient relationship. "Our findings showed that the same brain regions...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.