- Helping patients return to work. Kazimirski, Judith C. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;03/01/97, Vol. 156 Issue 5, p680
Discusses implications of the collaborative relationship of physicians and their patients. Involvement of parties in health care; Conflict between physicians' loyalty to the patients and the demands of employers, insurers and government; Response of the Canadian Medical Association.
- Life as a new principal. Gillespie, Ara // Pulse;2/3/2003, Vol. 63 Issue 5, p48
Relates the experience of a physician in dealing with various patients in Great Britain. Account of the tantrums exhibited by a mentally disturbed elderly woman; Refusal of the patient to accept the medical aid given by the paramedics; Description of the behavior of various patients toward the...
- Quality of relationship is key for GPs to win the trust of patients. Hairon, Nerys // Pulse;10/6/2003, Vol. 63 Issue 40, p14
Presents survey result on the doctor-patient relationship in Great Britain. Factors affecting the acquisition of patients' confidence among general practitioners; Development of trust; Quality of the relationship.
- Panel: Doctor-patient link will shape health care reform. Armstrong, Liz Schevtchuk // AHA News;1/20/97, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p3
Focuses on the need for closer ties between doctors and patients in order to ensure a successful future of health care. Comment by Donald W. Fisher, chief executive officer of the American Medical Group Association; Factors affecting the relationship between patients and physicians.
- Who's abusing whom? Fuller, Patty // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;11/29/93, Vol. 20 Issue 50, p58
Cites a poll from the `Medical Post' which found doctors are far more commonly the recipients of sexual approaches than the initiators. Numbers of physicians sexually harassed by at least one patient; Size of the poll; Comments from reporter Gerald Levitch; Similar problems reported by women...
- What to tell, what to ask. // Current Health 2;Nov95, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p28
Presents a checklist of basic information to go over with one's physician. Normal habits; Body's normal patterns; Pattern of one's health problem; Options in terms of treatment.
- Importance of patients' feelings. // Commentary;Feb1987, Vol. 83 Issue 2, p48
An exploration of the relationships between patients and dentists and doctors. Discusses how patients have feeling to which doctors and dentists are not notable attentive, which makes patients resentful. This resentment may lead to jealousy which may lead to rebellion.
- Office visits: A matter of opinion. // Executive Health's Good Health Report;May94, Vol. 30 Issue 8, p8
Reports on the results of a study conducted by the University of Arizona and Baylor College of Medicine, regarding doctor-patient dynamics. Description of patients' visits to the doctors; Information gleaned from the journal `Archives of Family Medicine'.
- In the courts. Moskowitz, Ellen // Hastings Center Report;Sep/Oct95, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p48
Presents three cases on legal liability issues concerning doctor-patient relationship. Includes `Reisner v. Regents of the University of California'; `Bradshaw v. Daniel'; `Ellis v. Peter.'
- Patients want physicians to communicate better and hold down costs. // Modern Medicine;Mar95, Vol. 63 Issue 3, p32
Presents an abstract of the article `The Physician's Role: Views of the Public and the Profession on Seven Aspects of Patient Care,' by C.A. McBride, D.A. Shugars, et al dated November 1994.