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President Obama, ask patients what they need!
Vic Wood, Medical Progress Today, 4-17-09
My dad was an old time family doctor. As a child he took me on house calls with him. He always made time for house calls no matter how busy his day was. I never heard him complain once about doing them. They took place late in the evening on weekdays or early in the morning on weekends. It was an enriching experience for both patient and doctor. Jokes were always told. Injections were frequently administered. And patients generally received a parting prescription.
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