Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Brandon Muncan

  • Wounded healer

    Brandon Muncan Stony Brook, New York   Jaques-Louis David. Belisarius Begging for Alms. 1781. Via Wikimedia. Public domain. Since Plato, the notion of a sufferer helping the suffering has been proposed as one of the more skillful ways of helping a patient through an illness.1 Although this concept has been discussed since the time of…