California Health Report – Cabernet Over Chemo: 4 Physicians, 4 Lessons

By Matt Perry Source: California Health Report “Medicine is not a science,” said Dr. Eric Cassell to a packed room at the annual Coalition for Compassionate Care of California conference in Sacramento last week. “Clinical medicine, the care of the sick, takes place between the doctor and patient in an almost magical, interpersonal relationship.” Medicine as magic? During his keynote [...]