The Secular Physician and the Religious Patient : Overcoming Religious Discordance in the Clinical Setting


Deciding how best to respond to a patient’s spiritual devotion can raise complex ethical challenges. This is particularly true for medical students and residents who may have little formal training in the area of religion and spirituality. This article explores the challenges inherent to the encounter between a secular physician or medical trainee and a… (More)


  • Presentations referencing similar topics