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Cohen L.; Harry James. Ann Intern Med. 1999;131:710-711. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-131-9-199911020-00014
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1999;131(9):710-711.
He was a lanky, crew-cut kid of 13, with a late-afternoon appointment to get refills for his asthma and acne medications. I had known him for a few years, so it was easy to pick up where we had left off 3 months before. After asking how he'd been since his last appointment, I briefly examined him, and wrote the prescriptions. Noticing his leather case on the floor, I asked, “Jesse, how long have you been playing the trumpet?”
“Two years now,” he said, looking up. “The asthma doesn't bother me much.”
“Do you take lessons?” I was interested.
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