Truth sometimes hurts but deceit hurts more

Ann N Y Acad Sci. 1997 Feb 20;809:525-36. doi: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1997.tb48115.x.
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MeSH terms

  • Adaptation, Psychological
  • Attitude to Death
  • Attitude to Health
  • Communication
  • Deception
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Neoplasms* / diagnosis
  • Neoplasms* / psychology
  • Neoplasms* / therapy
  • Patient Care Planning
  • Patient Participation
  • Physician-Patient Relations*
  • Privacy
  • Professional-Family Relations
  • Prognosis
  • Truth Disclosure*