Tag: medical humanities
Sep 01 2020
Austin Lam is a medical student at the University of Toronto. The following two poems are reflections on the nature of interpersonal understanding, relating to the patient’s encounters with health care professionals....
Aug 05 2020
Fear is a key element of this response and is influenced by cultural scripts, such as those perpetuated in films.
Feb 22 2020
Why do we expect patients to rely on memory alone? Receiving written instructions at the doctor’s office
Saba Shahab is a third year medical student at Western University. How many patients remember every advice shared by their physician at a clinic visit? How often do patients...