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On Being a 21st Century PatientOn Being a 21st Century Patient

Lois Snyder Sulmasy, JD; and Daniel P. Sulmasy, MD, PhD
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This article was published at www.annals.org on 2 February 2016.

From American College of Physicians, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois.

Requests for Single Reprints: Lois Snyder Sulmasy, JD, Center for Ethics and Professionalism, American College of Physicians, 190 N. Independence Mall West, Philadelphia, PA 19106; e-mail, lsnyder@acponline.org.

Ann Intern Med. 2016;164(6):446. doi:10.7326/M15-1975
© 2016 American College of Physicians
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I confess: I was anxious on the ride over. I would be seeing a new doctor.





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Steven L. Hersch MD, FACP
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This nice story reminds me of one by Dr Faith Fitzgerald:
Fitzgerald FT. A Tale of Two Patients. Ann Intern Med. 2004;140:929-930. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-140-11-200406010-00017

Perhaps in our search for improved care, we are looking in the wrong places...
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