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Hope and Medicine

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Hope and Medicine

Hope and Medicine

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Physician Jerome Groopman is the author of the book Anatomy of Hope. He talks about what 30 years in medicine has taught him about hope and its role in healing. Can true hope help sustain a patient when high-tech medicine reaches the end of its capabilities?

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