Sunday, November 29, 2015

What Older Patients Need From Doctors

A panel of elderly advisors tells medical students that they need doctors who can listen.

"Efforts to introduce relatively healthy older adults to medical students can 'reduce the sense of futility and show [the students] that there are real people with real lives who can benefit from quality health care,' said Chris Langston, program director at the John A. Hartford Foundation, which focuses on aging and health, who has been analyzing the trend for the past several years."

What Older Patients Need From Doctors

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