- Personal View. Rawlings, E.E. // British Medical Journal;4/12/1975, Vol. 2 Issue 5962, p84
Relates a personal view on the practice of physicians. Relationship between patients and physicians; Impact of the achievements of physicians on their professions; Evaluation of issues on the complaints of patients concerning hospital administration.
- The writer is in. Kidd, Monica // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/17/2012, Vol. 184 Issue 7, p840
The article focuses on the need of a national system of writers in residence for hospitals in Canada. The author states that a writer-in-residence can act as poet laureate who could comment on life within the hospital walls, and a writing mentor for staff and patients who want help telling their...
- Major Hospital brings physician practices into the fold. Murphy, Tom // Indianapolis Business Journal;7/11/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 18, p18
Reports on the purchase of three physician practices by Major Hospital as part of an effort to help doctors and to make Major a physician-friendly hospital in Shelbyville, Indiana. Consideration of the administrative burden of running a private practice; Promotion of the advantages of health...
- Temperatures rise over hospital-only doctors. Klein, Sarah A. // Crain's Chicago Business;07/03/2000, Vol. 23 Issue 28, p3
Focuses on the challenges facing hospital-only doctors or hospitalists in launching their practices in Chicago, Illinois. Experience of physician-turned-entrepreneur Adam Singer in expanding his health care business in Chicago; Resistance of community hospitals to the concept; Reaction of...
- What the heart of a young champion taught me. Winick, Paul // Medical Economics;03/06/2000, Vol. 77 Issue 5, p143
Relates how the case of a 12-year old boy who was dying of acute myelogenous leukemia, helped a United States medical practitioner shape the way he dealt with patients. Physician's interaction with the boy; Patient's wish to see the Los Angeles Dodgers baseball team win the World Series; Value...
- Make your medical practice marketable in minutes. Baum, Neil // Dermatology Times;Aug2001, Vol. 22 Issue 8, p48
Presents tips on how physicians can improve their relationship with patients. Benefits to be gained in using the suggestions; Importance of having the correct patient's chart; Social progress notes; Proper pronunciation of the patient's name; Tactful touching. INSET: Federal health plan rules...
- 6 nonbillable events that paid me handsomely. Waltman, Richard E. // Medical Economics;1/11/2002, Vol. 79 Issue 1, p67
Presents an article on the benefits of practicing medicine. Description of the relationship formed between patients and their doctors; Information on the experiences of several doctors.
- The sharer. Lorenz, Karl // Annals of Internal Medicine;10/19/99, Vol. 131 Issue 8, p625
Shares the author's relationship as a doctor to a patient from the United States Marine Corps. Soldier's experience with death in Vietnam; Empathy felt by the author for the his patient.
- A visit to the doctor. Bradshaw, Deborah Young // Annals of Internal Medicine;10/19/99, Vol. 131 Issue 8, p627
Discusses how the author learned what it is to be in need for and to be taken care of. Author's visit to a doctor; Gift and profound responsibilities given to physicians.