"‘Did he need an interpreter?" I asked. "No, he speaks good English," replied the resident.
We were on consultation-liaison rounds and I had just heard report on Mr. Hussein, a Pakistani man who was admitted in hypertensive crisis. He had reported feeling depressed for the last 6 months so his primary team had requested a psychiatric consult." These are the reflections of Dr. Shaili Jain regarding her treatment of Mr. Hussein in CMAJ.