Doctor patient - Personal experiences of a doctor who became a hospital patient

Dr B M Fehler
South African Family Practice | Vol 8, No 2 | a3075 | DOI: | ©
Submitted: 13 March 2012 | Published: 23 February 1987

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Dr B M Fehler,, South Africa

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The personal experiences and emotions of a GP who became a patient are described. The need for communication in the patient-
doctor relationship, as well as a better hospital environment is emphasised.


Patients; Hospitalisation; General practitioner; Emotions; Physician- patient relations


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