Posted by Adair Parr, MD, JD July 15, 2011 at 3:53 PM
By Trudy Singzon I’ve left the cold summer weather in San Francisco for the hot, humid weather of my hometown in central Pennsylvania. It’s my grandmother’s 85th birthday and most of our extended family is in town for the celebration. I grew up in a small town where my father was a primary care physician [...]
What works best to reassure a skeptical patient when evidence shows that less intervention is better care?
Posted by Adair Parr, MD, JD May 30, 2011 at 12:56 PM
As a regular feature of our monthly newsletter and blog, we are posing questions important to NPA members and asking you to join the conversation. This month, The Good Stewardship Working Group of the National Physicians Alliance published “The ‘Top 5’ Lists in Primary Care: Meeting the Responsibility of Professionalism” in The Archives of Internal [...]