Humor has been ranked among the ten highest “hope giving” behaviors demonstrated by oncologists. So, is it possible to write about the topic of humor in oncology without seeming cynical and uncaring? Obviously I think it is.
As a medical oncologist who entered the field when there were perhaps 50 or so active drugs, I have become increasingly disturbed by the rising costs of cancer care. Of course, I am not alone in worrying about this.
CHEERFUL ONCOLOGIST Craig R. Hildreth
DR EAGLE RX David Eagle
ETHICS AND ONCOLOGY Paul R. Helft
HEMATOLOGY LETTERS Mojtaba Akhtari
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MUSINGS OF A CYNICAL CURMUDGEON Frederic W. Grannis Jr.