His notes have already been rendered homogeneous by the tyranny of clicks and auto-populated fields uselessly. I cannot also picture their faces. The blanks on our displays can be filled with terms, but the process of understanding cannot be auto-populated. Perhaps lifestyle without the EHR will be unimaginable. But the technology shall support and improve health care only if it evolves in ways that help, rather than hinder, us in synthesizing, analyzing, thinking critically, and informing the tales of our patients..Routine cytogenetic evaluation of bone marrow samples exposed a standard 46,XY karyotype. There was no grouped genealogy of leukemia. The patient’s mother had received the medical diagnosis of breast malignancy at the age of 60 years and of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma at age 63 years; her half-sister had received the analysis of breast cancers at the age of 50 years. Samples of the patient’s bone marrow and skin were banked for whole-genome sequencing under a protocol approved by the institutional review board at Washington University. The individual provided written knowledgeable consent. The patient was treated initially with a 7-day span of infusional cytarabine and with a 3-day course of daunorubicin.