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Doctor-Patient Relationships: I Don’t Babysit – I Want to Empower

By HANS DUVEFELT I have known doctors that cultivated a dependence among their patients by suggesting their health and safety depended on regularly scheduled visits and laboratory testing for what seemed to me stable, chronic conditions. People would come in every three months, year after year, to review cholesterol numbers, potassium levels and glucose or… Read More »