Tag Archive for ‘physician-patient relationship’
Lessons learned from a trauma surgeon who was sued for a lack of “reasonable care and diligence,” including his experiences during the trial process, are shared.
The surgeon’s responsibilities when treating a patient who is remanded to police custody are discussed including a case study that highlights ethical factors to consider regarding law enforcement access to a patient.
New informed consent resources developed by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality and The Joint Commission are summarized.
Trust is the basis for a productive physician-patient according to Dr. Pellegrini, who summarizes his John J. Conley Ethics and Philosophy Lecture presented at Clinical Congress 2016.
This article describes the effects of technology on patient-physician interactions and illustrates how patient access to medical information affects clinical decision making.
The subject of this article—the benefits and challenges associated with surgeon disclosure—will be debated at this year’s RAS-ACS Symposium at Clinical Congress 2016 in Washington, DC.
As a physician, you ask your patients a number of personal questions during the course of exams in order to provide the best care.