Geno J. Merli, MD; Howard H. Weitz, MD
Potential Conflicts of Interest: Geno J. Merli, MD, reports the following: Research grants/contracts: Bristol-Myers Squibb, Bayer, sanofi-aventis; Consultancies: Bristol-Myers Squibb, Bayer, sanofi-aventis. Howard H. Weitz, MD, reports that he has no financial relationships or interests to disclose.
Merli GJ, Weitz HH. The Consult Guys - Dressed to Kill? Can Neckties Spread Infection?. Ann Intern Med. 2014;161:CG10. doi: 10.7326/G14-3010
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The Consult Guys - Dressed to Kill? Can Neckties Spread Infection?
resident at St joes Pontiac MI
November 21, 2014
This seem to be ridiculous to me. I think some of the attorneys are behind this who give advertisement with no fee guaranteed and we the physicians fall prey to this kind of propiganda. Tomorrow if some one comes up with the idea of spreading infection through glasses, cell phone , white coats, shoes , shirts . Please do not ban those.We cannot make fun saying that wearing a nonprofessional attire (shirt in the last scene )that you are still my physician. Look at patient satisfaction survey (80%).
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