UMMS Affiliation

Department of Family Medicine and Community Health

Date

4-1-2015

Document Type

Article

Subjects

Humans; *Persons With Hearing Impairments; *Physician-Patient Relations; Translating

Disciplines

Community Health and Preventive Medicine | Family Medicine | Preventive Medicine | Primary Care

Abstract

Leaving the room, I marveled at what we learn when we create the space to allow our patients to tell us their stories, to show us what they need and to teach us how they adapt. I was reminded how much easier it is to listen than to write and un-write my own stories about them.

Rights and Permissions

Citation: Fam Med. 2015 Apr;47(4):315-6. Link to article on publisher's website

Related Resources

Link to Article in PubMed

Keywords

narrative essays, physician-patient communication, deafness

PubMed ID

25853604

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