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The Power of Regret

This post and the #HealthXPH tweet chat on December 2, 9 pm PHT is inspired by an article published in the New England Journal of Medicine, The Power of Regret, by Dr. Jerome Groopman & Dr. Pamela Hartzband last October. In it, regret is defined as having two essential elements –

… imagining that the present situation would have been better if one had acted differently, and self-recrimination for having made a choice that led to a bad outcome.

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