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Bedside Manners and 'Oddly Intimate Encounters'

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Bedside Manners and 'Oddly Intimate Encounters'

Bedside Manners and 'Oddly Intimate Encounters'

Bedside Manners and 'Oddly Intimate Encounters'

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Inside the sterile environment of an examination room, the most intimate conversations take place. Dr. David Watts talks about listening to patients and talking to your doctor.

Guest:

Dr. David Watts, author of Bedside Manners: One Doctor's Reflections on the Oddly Intimate Encounters Between Patient and Healer, gastroenterologist for 25 years