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What medical practices should know about self-diagnosis with Dr Google

In an ideal world, the internet would be used by patients merely as a starting point, to ascertain whether a symptom may be serious enough to warrant a doctor’s visit.

Medication non-compliance: Getting patients to follow treatment plans

Although it is the patient’s responsibility to follow treatment plans, when they choose not to do so, their actions may negatively impact the reputation of your medical practice, and end fatally for the very people you’re trying to help.

How medical practices can minimise the risk of being sued

It doesn’t matter whether you were in the wrong or not; all it takes is one disgruntled patient, and your entire life’s work can suddenly be compromised.

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