Winding Down, Facing Up: Insights gained on the road to retirement

Abstract

Before you can become a good storyteller, you first must be a good listener. Practicing clinical ophthalmology for 38 years allowed me to absorb the stories of my patients. Showing them signs of trust - a firm handshake, a smile, a facial expression of concern - let them know that I was there for them from the beginning. (...)

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2019-12-22
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Special issue on physician mental health
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Pender, Paul. 2019. “Winding Down, Facing Up: Insights Gained on the Road to Retirement”. Qualitative Research in Medicine and Healthcare 3 (3). https://doi.org/10.4081/qrmh.2019.8572.