Home » Photos » Doctor's Day: the doctor-patient relationship

Photos

Doctor's Day: the doctor-patient relationship

  • The doctor-patient relationship is a unique one based on trust and confidence. A sound two-way communication and mutual respect forms the basis of a successful doctor-patient relationship and the doctor plays a crucial role in fostering good relations.
    Share

    The doctor-patient relationship is a unique one based on trust and confidence. A sound two-way communication and mutual respect forms the basis of a successful doctor-patient relationship and the doctor plays a crucial role in fostering good relations.

  • <ul><li>Listen to them patiently and respect their views
<li>Treat them politely and considerately</ul>
    Share

    • Listen to them patiently and respect their views
    • Treat them politely and considerately

  • Give them the information the patients have asked for about their condition, its treatment and prognosis
'><ul><li>Maintain confidentially about patientsGive them the information the patients have asked for about their condition, its treatment and prognosis' title='
  • Maintain confidentially about patients' diseases
  • Give them the information the patients have asked for about their condition, its treatment and prognosis
' />
Share

  • Maintain confidentially about patients' diseases
  • Give them the information the patients have asked for about their condition, its treatment and prognosis

  • '><ul><li>Give information in a way easy to understand manner
<li>Respect the patients' title='
    • Give information in a way easy to understand manner
    • Respect the patients' right to get fully involved in decisions about their treatment
    ' />
    Share

    • Give information in a way easy to understand manner
    • Respect the patients' right to get fully involved in decisions about their treatment

  • Respect their right to a second opinion
    Share

    Respect their right to a second opinion

  • While a doctor faces challenges in making sure that he or she understands the patients
    Share

    While a doctor faces challenges in making sure that he or she understands the patients' concerns and problems, every patient also has certain moral responsibilities.

  • Share

  • <ul><li>Be polite and reasonable
<li>Use his/her time with the doctor properly</ul>
    Share

    • Be polite and reasonable
    • Use his/her time with the doctor properly

  • Be honest and open with the doctor
    Share

    Be honest and open with the doctor

  • Tell him/her about any medicines you are taking and/or allergies you may have. <i>(Photo: Dr Ravi Mohanka and Dr Arvinder Soin, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi)</i>
    Share

    Tell him/her about any medicines you are taking and/or allergies you may have. (Photo: Dr Ravi Mohanka and Dr Arvinder Soin, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi)

  • ................... Advertisement ...................

    ................... Advertisement ...................

     

    ................... Advertisement ...................

    FAQ

    ASK OUR EXPERTS

    Using 0 of 1024 Possible characters
    Choose Topic

    ................... Advertisement ...................

    -------------------------------- Advertisement -----------------------------------