JAN 21, 2016 “Who wins when the patient and provider disagree?”

 The opening question for the discussion was: “Who wins when the patient and provider disagree?” 

The following links give background information on the issue:

Medical conflict overview article (six years old but a good topic overview):

http://www.aboutkidshealth.ca/En/News/NewsAndFeatures/Pages/Medical-conflict-a-top-ethical-dilemma.aspx

 

Dismissing families for vaccine refusal:

http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/pediatrics/early/2015/10/28/peds.2015-2086.full.pdf

 

How to use an expert (Watch it as a patient not a provider):

https://www.ted.com/talks/noreena_hertz_how_to_use_experts_and_when_not_to

 

Empathy and Patient–Physician Conflicts:

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1852904/