- My only patient in general practice. Barrett, James // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);07/12/97, Vol. 315 Issue 7100, p97
Recalls the experience of the author with a patient as a medical student under general practice. Physiologic state of patient; Favorable patient response upon administration of Naloxone injection.
- Not Done Yet: Searching for the Limits of Patient Ownership As a Medical Student. Szuflita, Nicholas S. // Military Medicine;May2015, Vol. 180 Issue 5, p490
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's recollection of losing his first patient as a medical student.
- Teaching the Art and Science of the Clinical Interview: The Pediatrician as Mentor. Bronfin, Daniel R. // Clinical Pediatrics;Jul2008, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p531
The article discusses the importance of doctor-patient communication in medicine and its role in the education of students and house staff. As reported, this process of communication starts during the clinical pediatric interview during which it is important for the student to introduce him or...
- Medicine and the Media. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);6/1/1985, Vol. 290 Issue 6482, p1658
Examines the significance of communication between doctor and patient with severe illness. Skills of physician in delivering bad information to patient; Importance of counselling for the ill and dying patient on medical schools; Provision of educational aid for medical student.
- Medical Students Aware of Daily Challenges of Physician Work Life. // American Family Physician;5/1/2012, Vol. 85 Issue 9, p855
The article deals with a study which examines the medical students' perception of the work life of physicians, particularly those in primary care and suggests that students who had completed a family medicine clerkship have less tendency to consider time pressures as the reason for the failure...
- The problems of a 'sector' paediatrician. Ryan, Michael // British Medical Journal;6/28/1980, Vol. 280 Issue 6231, p1603
Focuses on the role of pediatricians in the promotion of health care in the Soviet Union. Concerns on doctor-patient relationship; Concept of general medical practitioner; Deployment of specialists in the role of vestigial general practitioners.
- Patient disenrolment -- proceed with care. Paterson, Ron // New Zealand Doctor;6/3/2009, p14
The article describes a case highlighting the pitfalls of patient disenrolment and breakdown of the doctor-patient relationship. A mother complained against a part-time doctor at a rural medical center after her child's condition deteriorated following consultation. The center's owner decided to...
- A PRESCRIPTION FOR DISASTER. Harvey, Ken // Australasian Science;Jul2006, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p33
The article claims that pharmaceutical advertisements in prescribing software are breaching the industry's code of conduct and doctor-patient relationships. It reveals why the Medical Director software package achieved market dominance. Advertisements for prescription drugs were found in 24...
- PRIMARY CARE: Why they love it. // Minnesota Medicine;Feb2013, Vol. 96 Issue 2, p23
The article presents the views of several physicians and medical students from across the U.S. regarding their choice of primary care as a career. Erin Morcomb, a medical student at the University of Minnesota, mentions that her interest in forming long-term relationships with patients...