ITEMS IN FPM ON TOPIC:
This simple survey will help you gauge patients' ability to interact with your practice via the Internet.
When we focus on our own agenda rather than our patient's, we too can become noncompliant.
If a medical mistake in your practice is worthy of an apology, make sure you offer it skillfully.
If you haven't been communicating openly about these therapies with your patients, you may be missing a valuable opportunity.
These strategies will help you turn problematic encounters into productive ones.
“If X then Y” rarely works when you're dealing with patients.
Our most important role as a physician is being a comforter to the sick.
Poor communication with this vulnerable and growing population can undermine your efforts to provide good patient care.
If a shirt and tie are too formal and jeans and a T-shirt are too casual, what's a doctor to do?
When we invite our patients to be part of the solution, even difficult encounters can become rewarding.