Tag: <span>integrity</span>

“Compromised Honesty“

Honesty and Integrity Patients in any specialty are selective in their history. Patients withhold information for a variety of reasons, but regardless of the reason, patients are rarely full disclosive.  Honesty and integrity become issues of concern. I recall seeing a couple for their pre-marital problems. The problem: He wanted to marry, and she did …

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ability

This Ability vs. Disability

Ability: The presence a disorder (orthopedic, neurologic or psychologic) is not, in and of itself, a statement of disability. …
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abuse

Sexual Abuse

Impact of Trauma At the combined annual meeting of the Pediatric Academic Societies and the American Academy of Pediatrics …
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Discussing Pain with Others

At a pain center, one of our patients was told not to discuss his pain except when at the center. That is, he should avoid …
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