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Timeline. The consultant note read: Weight 250 lb. BMI 40.3. Patient is morbidly obese. ... My patient went to the specialist and was labeled as being “morbidly obese,” and given counseling on the obvious (although I suspect the specialist just
May 2022

Rose-colored heart

My patient took off her glasses and said, “I can't keep looking through these rose-colored glasses.
May 2022

Gone to Carolina

“Can't you see the sunshine? Can't you just feel the moonshine? Ain't it just like a friend of mine to hit you from behind? Yes, I'm gone to...
May 2022

On not being a hero

Naturally, the backlash against the hero came to medicine. We practitioners are most familiar with the theories of patient safety, which were born in the 1950s and 60s (from a long ... His research interests include doctor-patient communication, bioethics
May 2022

E-mailing with patients can improve patient-centered care Technological advances are also patient communication and satisfaction measures, helping people arrange appointments, review test results and receive medical advice. ... What is holding back e-mail
November 2013

Trash-talking other doctors?

Made polite noises? Reflected the patient’s feelings? I did those as well. ... His research interests include doctor-patient communication, bioethics, and systematic reviews. He is also a poet, journalist and translator in Yiddish and English.
May 2022

Get (TF) out

I used my softest voice. Tender and earnest. Made sure my body movements were slow, gentle and nonthreatening. You'd been through so much al...
May 2022

Test responsibly

Responsible testing involves engaging a patient in a discussion about the clinical circumstances, the reliability of testing, and the likelihood of the results having an impact on management. ... Isn't that why medical testing requires a physician's order
May 2022

On binge drinkers

So as a reminder to myself, always ask the patient why they restarted drinking or why they have accelerated their drinking.
May 2022

Open access requires an open mind by doctors

worried. Learn how some large health systems are applying open access to improve patient communication and compliance. ... Craft. Ms. Johnson's experience also confirmed another of the intended benefits: greater trust between physician and patient.
March 2012

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