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Research in Medical & Engineering Sciences

Unspoken Words: Overcoming Head and Neck Silencing Tumors

  • Open or Close Noura Y AlSalloum11, Balaji P Duraisamy2 and Sami A AlShammary2*

    1Department of Family Medicine and Employee Health, King Fahad Medical City, Saudi Arabia

    2Department of Palliative Care, King Fahad Medical City, Saudi Arabia

    *Corresponding author: Sami A AlShammary, Department of Palliative Care, King Fahad Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Emails: bduraisamy@kfmc.med.sa/saalshammary@kfmc.med.sa

Submission: December 18, 2017; Published: February 26, 2018

DOI: 10.31031/RMES.2018.03.000575

ISSN : 2576-8816
Volume3 Issue5

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Imagine a boat in the middle of the sea, a small boat with only you on it. Think of why you were on this boat, what reasons got you there, and where would your coming destination be. Try to think of things you might be afraid of during your journey, what might your concerns be? Now imagine being in similar isolation in real life; incapability to communicate it leaves one on that lonely boat. Thompson and Mc Keever describe being unable to communicate so accurately when they brought the inability to communicate as being “trapped in the present” [1]. This case reflection shall follow Rolfe et al.’s model of reflective practice “What? So What ? Now What? “ [2].

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