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Difficult patient interactions
With communities facing so much unrest, here are two skills you can apply to help promote healing.
Don't let their bad behavior make you a bad doctor.
The five-step “FAVER” approach can help you say no to uncomfortable requests while preserving the patient relationship.
Before you can help a "difficult" patient, you may need to change how you view that person.
These strategies will help you turn problematic encounters into productive ones.
Breaking up is hard to do, even with difficult patients.