Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Blind date

  • Blind date

    Anthony Papagiannis Thessaloniki, Greece   “And who has sent you to me?” Working as a private consulting pulmonologist in a healthcare system where referral letters are virtually nonexistent, I always ask new patients to tell me who sent them—a social engagement routine before we get into purely medical matters. It works as an informal survey…