Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Anjali Dhurandar

  • The flutter of an aching heart

    Hugh SilkMassachusetts, Worcester, USA “Hi, Kate. Good to see you. How are you?” “I’m nervous, doc, so please tell me everything right away.” Her eyes were focused intensely on mine. It was clear my small talk and pleasantries were unwanted, even before I shut the exam room door. “Let me start by telling you that…