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Doctor/patient communication could use a boost

Doctor/patient communication could use a boost. In a surprising report from the Archives of Internal Medicine, we learn that most hospitalized patients (82%) could not accurately name the physician responsible ... The trend to get patients out of the
September 2019

Information plus documentation a must for informed consent

In 1990, Dr. Gottesman was sued for late diagnosis of a patient's prostate cancer. ... It's a process, a process of sitting down with the patient and family,” he said.
January 2012

ACP Internist

However, he was an intelligent man and must have known he was my last patient of the day. ... While it takes precious time, we have a responsibility to understand what is bothering the patient.
September 2019

Listen

And, yes, stopping the medication in these circumstances fixed the problems the patient was having. ... My patient really did want to control his diabetes, but was very much prevented from doing so by his inability to swallow large pills.
September 2019

Knife dancing

aiding the patient in their convalescence.• Hewing to principles of safety and organizational efficiency, while being unafraid to venture out of the box when changed situations demand it. ... His research interests include doctor-patient communication,
September 2019

The youth code

And since he was generally such a motivated and great patient, it wasn't unreasonable for someone to give that a shot. ... push myself to think about the WHY of a patient's position instead of just my own agenda.
September 2019

Stigma

I tell myself: Speak in tones that aren't patronizing and sorrowful or as if you're irrevocably broken. Then coach yourself away from the fe...
September 2019

Watching as the patient digs herself a hole

Watching as the patient digs herself a hole. I saw a woman making a decision that might lead to her death, and I feel powerless to stop her. ... His research interests include doctor-patient communication, bioethics, and systematic reviews. He is also a
September 2019

Getting the gist

Patient A remembers the risk as 10%, while Patient B remembers a 0% risk. ... Even though Patient B's recollection is numerically closer to correct, it's less useful, because Patient A has correctly understood the gist that the surgery holds some
September 2019

ACP Internist: Blog Log

His research interests include doctor-patient communication, bioethics, and systematic reviews. ... Perencevich, MD, ACP Member, are infectious diseases physicians and health care epidemiologists who divide their time among patient care, research,
September 2019

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