The Doctor’s Oldest Tool

We overestimate the value of reasoning and facts. We believe in our clinical authority. We expect patients to behave rationally. But we all develop our beliefs through interactions with other people — what you believe depends on whom you trust.

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMp2115832#.YdJQF1Bcit4.twitter

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