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Patriarchs on pedestals? How doctors are taught to improve their bedside manner

Journal Article


Abstract


  • Up until around 30 years ago, in the days of paper patient files, doctors were on pedestals and patients generally did as they were told, in a more patriarchal model of patient care. Over 2,400 years ago, Hippocrates wrote:

Publication Date


  • 2018

Citation


  • Wilson, M. A. (2018). Patriarchs on pedestals? How doctors are taught to improve their bedside manner. The Conversation, 19 June 1-4.

Number Of Pages


  • 3

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 4

Volume


  • 19 June

Place Of Publication


  • Australia

Abstract


  • Up until around 30 years ago, in the days of paper patient files, doctors were on pedestals and patients generally did as they were told, in a more patriarchal model of patient care. Over 2,400 years ago, Hippocrates wrote:

Publication Date


  • 2018

Citation


  • Wilson, M. A. (2018). Patriarchs on pedestals? How doctors are taught to improve their bedside manner. The Conversation, 19 June 1-4.

Number Of Pages


  • 3

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 4

Volume


  • 19 June

Place Of Publication


  • Australia