Subject: Friend, how to protect yourself during "difficult" patient interviews?

Friend, how to protect yourself during "difficult" patient interviews?

March 22nd, 2016 at 6:24 pm EDT

Hello Friend,Diagnostic accuracy declines significantly when physicians are faced with "difficult patients," regardless of amount of time spent or case complexity, new research shows. Two studies conducted by researchers from Erasmus Medical Center, ...

WHO reports: About 20%–40% of all health spending is wasted due to poor-quality care

March 19th, 2016 at 11:24 am EDT

Hello Friend, The WHO recently reports that about 20%–40% of all health spending is wasted due to poor-quality care.The reports states that safety studies show that poor diagnosis skills due to incomplete history taking, physical examination and wo ...

How difficult, complicated and nerve-racking is the OSCEs?

March 17th, 2016 at 11:22 am EDT

Hello Friend, Remember how difficult, complicated and nerve-racking it was when you first tried to drive a car? You had to remember seemingly umpteen things at the same time. Everything was new. And it required great concentration just to reme ...