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Sharing life transitions is both a challenge and a joy of long-standing patient relationships.
The wrong joke at the wrong time can shatter the doctor-patient relationship, but humor used wisely has health benefits and strengthens bonds in stressful situations.
What if we could talk about medical mistakes without fear of judgment or punishment?
With rudeness, discrimination, and violence on the rise, how do we take care of our patients while protecting ourselves?
The most unlikely of past experiences can shape who we are as physicians.
Taking steps to recognize and correct unconscious assumptions toward groups can promote health equity.
You can support your patients’ recovery from sexual assault by interacting with them in an empowering, compassionate manner.
Understanding numeracy will make your risk conversations with patients more effective.
When discussing a patient’s risk of developing a disease or the risks associated with a screening test, these simple techniques can ensure clarity.
But there is always room for improvement.