Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
Humans; *Persons With Hearing Impairments; *Physician-Patient Relations; Translating
Community Health and Preventive Medicine | Family Medicine | Preventive Medicine | Primary Care
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.
narrative essays, physician-patient communication, deafness
Fam Med. 2015 Apr;47(4):315-6. Link to article on publisher's website
Gussak LS. (2015). A new way of hearing. Family Medicine and Community Health Publications. Retrieved from https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/fmch_articles/294