More "In Practice" columns

  • A lesson outside the office

    A patient with a lot of requests turns out to have precious expertise to share

  • All patients deserve to be treated as family

    Two years ago, after returning from an Alaskan cruise, Jean, a widow in her mid-70s, mentioned a disturbing new health problem: During the trip, she had started having severe episodes of neck pain. Although I was not her doctor, I put on my physician hat and asked a few questions. It was difficult...

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