Note how the point of avoiding surgery "TO THE POINT OF MATURITY" as opposed to "FOR LIFE" is elided. This is how kids have ground to stand on if they claim they were lied to. A lie by omission if stated to a child.
Originally Posted by hdugger
Dr. Weinstien is talking to colleagues who understand this point so HE isn't lying or even lying by omission. But repeating that on a forum without qualification IS lying by omission because not everyone reading that will understand the distinction.
Compare this statement with how Dr. Hey speaks to patients and their families. Very different. There is a reason for that.
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