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Difficult patient interactions

January/February 2019 Issue
High-Maintenance Patients [The Last Word]

Don't let their bad behavior make you a bad doctor.


January/February 2018 Issue
Getting to No: How to Respond to Inappropriate Patient Requests [Feature]

The five-step “FAVER” approach can help you say no to uncomfortable requests while preserving the patient relationship.


July/August 2012 Issue
Rethinking the Difficult Patient Encounter [Feature]

Before you can help a "difficult" patient, you may need to change how you view that person.


Jun 2007 Issue
How to Manage Difficult Patient Encounters [Feature]

These strategies will help you turn problematic encounters into productive ones.


Jan 2006 Issue
The Firing Squad [The Last Word]

Breaking up is hard to do, even with difficult patients.



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