Getting the Patient Out of the Office

  title={Getting the Patient Out of the Office},
  author={Amnon Sonnenberg},
  journal={Digestive Diseases and Sciences},
A principal paradigm of medical management relates to the search for diagnosis that explains the patient’s symptoms and determines the subsequent choice of therapy. Much has changed since 250 years ago Voltaire famously wrote that ‘‘the art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.’’ However, from the perspective of a… CONTINUE READING