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Shared Decision Making – A Once-Sacred Cow that Should be Put Out to Pasture

The physician-patient relationship is not a partnership wherein which the parties should strive to reach an outcome that best suits the interests of the partners. Rather, the physician-patient relationship represents an ethically and legally recognized fiduciary relationship wherein one party (the physician) is charged with looking after the health care interests of the other (the patient). In the… Read More »