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Medical Physician & Patient

Talk to Your Doc

The Patient's Guide

by (author) Mary F. Hawkins

Self-Counsel Press
Initial publish date
May 2015
Physician & Patient
  • eBook

    Publish Date
    May 2015
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  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Jan 2015
    List Price

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Doctors are busier than ever and the Internet produces more information than ever for patients. Getting the right treatment can be challenging if you don't have the right approach. Mary Hawkins helps patients advocate for the best care with a guide on how to discuss your condition with your doctor.

About the author

Mary F. Hawkins has been an author on medicine and health communications, a health-care columnist, a University of Ottawa Communications Lecturer since 1998, and a photojournalist, as well as working in the media as a producer, broadcast researcher, and sometimes on-air. She has been an extensive public speaker and commentator. She lives in Ottawa.

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