Text in a letter commenting on the review of Doctors, Patients, and Placebos (1) was incorrectly enclosed in quotations marks. The following statement is that of the author of the letter, and is not from the book being discussed:
Trying to persuade physicians that caring for patients as human beings with emotional as well as physical problems, rather than as a body made up of a collection of organs, is precisely what this book is all about.
Correction: Quotation in Letter on Doctors, Patients, and Placebos. Ann Intern Med. 1987;107:604. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-107-4-604_1
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1987;107(4):604.
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