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Rounds in the General Hospital

Sadness: Diagnosis, Evaluation, and Treatment

Hermioni N. Lokko, MD, MPP, and Theodore A. Stern, MD

Published: November 20, 2014

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Have you ever been challenged when caring for a profoundly sad patient? Have you wondered why you felt sad while interacting with him or her? Have you ever considered sadness to be a harbinger of a more serious medical problem or the result of a medical or psychiatric problem?

Volume: 16

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