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Editor’s note: shame, stigma and medicine
  1. Brandy Schillace
  1. Correspondence to Dr Brandy Schillace, Department of History, Case Western Reserve University, Dittrick Museum, Allen Memorial Medical Library, 11000 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106-1714, USA; bls10{at}

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We are delighted to share this December issue of Medical Humanities, a special themed issue on shame, stigma and medicine. As the editors Barry Lyons of Trinity College Dublin and Luna Dolezal of the University of Exeter explain in their guest editorial, this project evolved from …

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