Yucel Balbay, MD; Duncan Neuhauser, PhD
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Balbay Y, Neuhauser D. The Successful Physician: A Productivity Handbook for Practitioners. Ann Intern Med. 1999;130:952. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-130-11-199906010-00025
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1999;130(11):952.
Zaslove MO. 307 pages, Gaithersburg, MD: Aspen; 1998. $29.00. ISBN 0834210983. Order phone 800-638-8437.
Field of medicine: Practice management.
Format: Softcover book.
Audience: Practicing physicians and allied staff.
Content: The book offers practical, useful advice for the harried practitioner in an easy-to-read, easy-to-use format. Problem checklists, exercises, short examples, quotations, cartoons, and references are included, all of which are designed to help physicians improve productivity. Practical suggestions, emphasized in boldface, are scattered throughout the three main sections of the book, which cover management of time, knowledge, and relationships.
Highlights: The summary suggestions are accompanied by frequently asked questions and descriptions of realistic problems. The use of boldface type allows the reader to rapidly capture points of interest.
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