BLOG: The ‘art’ of empathy

Earlier in the week, I was in the middle of a busy clinic, when a nurse practitioner handed me a bag with a present and a letter from one of our mutual patients who came to see her for a follow-up visit. I have been managing this patient’s thyroid disorder for few years.

I was so happy and uplifted when I opened the bag and saw the present and the letter. The patient purchased this piece of ceramic (Figure) from a local art shop and requested the word “Empathy” be displayed on the piece. Photo by Saleh Aldasouqi In the […]

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