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A book on the behavioral aspects of patient care would be useful to the primary care physician if it were relevant to his or her medical practice and were presented in a nontechnical, concise style. The authors come close to this goal with a well-done general approach to patient care. An additional effort is made, however, to teach the understanding and management of psychiatric disorders to non-psychiatrists. This is done with the belief that "the physician who knows psychiatry and applies its principles in his daily practice will pay careful attention to communication and to the humanistic as well as
Practical Psychiatry in Medicine.. Ann Intern Med. 1978;89:151. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-89-1-151_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1978;89(1):151.
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