Psychotherapy Casebook: Psychotherapy of a Patient With Terminal Cancer.
Primary Care Companion J Clin Psychiatry 2002;4:111-112
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We began making rounds together exactly 1 year
ago, at the Hollings Cancer Center outpatient clinic: 3 hours, 6 to 8 patients, every Thursday morning.
The oncologist had said (and I remember it exactly): “I’d
give my eyeteeth to have a psychiatrist make rounds with
me.” Two expatriate New Yorkers, reveling in the beauty
and peace inherent in life in Charleston, S.C. Dr. Brescia
came to the Medical University of South Carolina to
establish a Supportive Care Program for cancer patients
whose primary disease was deemed no longer curable.