Current issues in the physician-patient relationship [review] Review uri icon
  • This review is one of a series of articles reflecting the sections of the Code of Ethics of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. The physician-patient relationship has been subjected to numerous stressors over the past several decades. This report reviews historical elements of the relationship and discusses current issues related to it: asymmetry, challenges to the physician, and interpersonal, systemic, and societal challenges.

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    publication date
  • 2010
  • published in
  • Communication
  • Ethics
  • Patient Satisfaction
  • Physician-Patient Relations
  • Physicians
  • Additional Document Info
  • 35
  • issue
  • 12