TITLE

Decees in today's medicine

AUTHOR(S)
Griffen, Ward O.; Griffen, W O Jr
PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Sep1999, Vol. 65 Issue 9, p894
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the attitudes of physicians. Details on the doctor-patient relationship; Views on managed competition; Importance of communication and commitment.
ACCESSION #
2258998

 

Related Articles

  • Manners maketh the doctor. Sokol, Daniel // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;10/1/2011, Vol. 343 Issue 7825, p672 

    In this article the author reflects his views on the importance of politeness of doctor with the patient. He informs that politeness is a manner that is necessary in all professions dealing with clients. He also informs about the instruction of General Medical Council related to the manner of...

  • Understanding and Engaging the Hostile Patient. Kahn, Michael W. // Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Dec2007, Vol. 82 Issue 12, p1532 

    The article presents a discussion on how to understand and treat hostile patients in the U.S. According to the author, during adverse and hostile situations physicians should have the flexibility and conducive behavior to relocate from his personal and initial reaction. He adds that doctors must...

  • POSTSCRIPT. A BITTERSWEET TASTE OF PERSPECTIVE. WONG, YOLANDA // Contemporary Pediatrics;Mar2011, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p78 

    No abstract available.

  • Clinical teachers as humanistic caregivers and educators: perceptions of senior... Beaudoin, Claude; Maheux, Brigitte; Cote, Luc; Des Marchais, Jacques E.; Jean, Pierre; Berkson, Laeora // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/06/98, Vol. 159 Issue 7, p765 

    Presents a study which assesses the importance of humanistic skills and attitudes in medical educators in Canada. Analysis of the physician-learning environment; Trainees' opinions of degree of humanism that clinical teachers displayed to their patients; How patients adopt psychologically to...

  • Physician as humanist: still an educational challenge. Neufeld, Victor R. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/06/98, Vol. 159 Issue 7, p787 

    Editorial. References a study in the same issue by Dr. Claude Beaudoin et al which explores the humanistic skills of physicians in Canada. Importance of the communicator-humanist role; Why Beaudoin's study is disturbing; Initiatives undertaken to strengthen medical education regarding...

  • Chalcedonies. Nisker, Jeffrey A. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/09/2001, Vol. 164 Issue 1, p74 

    Discusses the experience of the author in which he befriended a patient. How the patient dealt with her illness; Impact which the patient had on how the doctor treats others.

  • Challenges in family practice related to informed and shared decision-making: a survey of preceptors of medical students. Godolphin, William; Towle, Angela; McKendry, Rachael // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/21/2001, Vol. 165 Issue 4, p434 

    Reports on a Canadian study to measure the perceived frequency and challenges of physician-patient encounters requiring informed and shared decision-making skills. Methods; Survey questions that were used; The most challenging and most frequent problems; Conclusions.

  • Disparities in HIV Treatment and Physician Attitudes About Delaying Protease Inhibitors for Nonadherent Patients. Wong, Mitchell D.; Cunningham, William E.; Shapiro, Martin F.; Andersen, Ronald M.; Cleary, Paul D.; Duan, Naihua; Hong Hu Liu, Naihua; Wilson, Ira B.; Landon, Bruce E.; Wenger, Neil S. // JGIM: Journal of General Internal Medicine;Apr2004, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p366 

    Current HIV treatment guidelines recommend delaying antiretroviral therapy for nonadherent patients, which some fear may disproportionately affect certain populations and contribute to disparities in care. To examine the relationship of physician's attitude toward prescribing protease...

  • A theoretical framework to describe communication processes during medical disability assessment interviews. van Rijssen, H. Jolanda; Schellart, Antonius J. M.; Anema, Johannes R.; van der Beek, Allard J. // BMC Public Health;2009, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p375 

    Background: Research in different fields of medicine suggests that communication is important in physician-patient encounters and influences satisfaction with these encounters. It is argued that this also applies to the non-curative tasks that physicians perform, such as sickness certification...

  • Physicians and Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome. Gerbert, Barbara; Maguire, Bryan T.; Hulley, Stephen B.; Coates, Thomas J. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;10/13/89, Vol. 262 Issue 14, p1969 

    Examines the attitudes of patients in the U.S. toward HIV in medical practice. Questions on patients' concerns about going to a physician who has HIV or one who is treating HIV patients; Percent of patients who believed that HIV-infected physicians should discontinue their practice; Patients'...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics