History, poetry and therapeutic alliance

Leblanc, Isabelle
January 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/31/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 3, p357
Academic Journal
This article presents the author's experiences about caring for a patient at a family medicine center. The patient's health problems were known during the first visit. A discussion was made with the patient during the second visit. On the third visit, the patient asked permission to travel, despite his health problems. After a few months, the patient asked permission to travel to Rome, Italy.


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