Doctor-Patient Relationship

Six Lessons on Medicine You Can Learn From Your Patients

Six Lessons on Medicine You Can Learn From Your Patients

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There is a lot you can learn from your patients that was never taught at medical school.

The Advice You Give Your Patients May Be Just What They Need to Hear

The Advice You Give Your Patients May Be Just What They Need to Hear

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A primary care physician reflects on the advice he has provided patients over the years.

Patients More Engaged When Familiarized With Visit Notes

Patients More Engaged When Familiarized With Visit Notes

Patients who were able to read visit notes and submit feedback highlighted personal, relational, and safety benefits.

Electronic Communication With Patients: Tips

Electronic Communication With Patients: Tips

Physicians should take care and act prudently when conveying electronic messages to patients, always keeping sensitivity at the forefront.

Ways to Improve the Doctor-Patient Relationship

Ways to Improve the Doctor-Patient Relationship

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Important aspects of patient care, such as empathy, relationship-building, and dealing with patients' emotions are often given less emphasis in medical schools.

Blueprint for Shared Decision-Making Between Physicians, RA Patients

Blueprint for Shared Decision-Making Between Physicians, RA Patients

Dr Krant discussed some of the issues facing patients with RA.

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