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The Dilemma of a Medical Doctor Parent | Abstract
Internal Medicine: Open Access

Internal Medicine: Open Access
Open Access

ISSN: 2165-8048

Abstract

The Dilemma of a Medical Doctor Parent

Jamale Joseph Rizkallah and Elie Jospeh Chalhoub

During his career, a medical doctor will inevitably face a situation where his patient is also his parent. Creating some distance will be more helpful, to him, as well as to the patient because of the deleterious effect the confusion of the roleswill have on the care plan.