Every patient tells their story, but are we listening?

Storytelling is an excellent way to learn. In fact, it’s probably the best way to learn. Each patient that comes for medical treatment has their story of signs, symptoms, and circumstances. But often and for certain, when their story is reduced to medical terms, it loses the significance. It is obvious that we are not listening. One of my longtime friends has a younger brother … Continue reading Every patient tells their story, but are we listening?