Contact: Andy McGlashen
Michigan State University
Caption: Michigan State University radiology professor Issidoros Sarinopoulos led a study showing that doctors who express empathy change the way their patients' brains function and help them tolerate pain.
Credit: Photo by G.L. Kohuth.
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