Why are doctors so rude? - page 6

by TheCommuter 17,619 Views | 53 Comments Senior Moderator

Why are many doctors so rude when in the hospital setting? I was at clinical practice recently when a doctor screamed, ranted, and fumed at the nurses. I've noticed this mean-spirited behavior from other physicians as well. I... Read More


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    nurses can be just as rude...it's not doctors who are rude, it's rude people who are rude!
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    Quote from panamishe
    nurses can be just as rude...it's not doctors who are rude, it's rude people who are rude!
    True, but there are social models that encourage such behavior. Some people "demand respect", some say, "You dissin' me!" Same animal, same root causes. There is profound truth in the statement that an armed society is a polite society.
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    How does a five and a half year old thread just spring back to life like this?
    RN in training likes this.
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    Quote from Horseshoe
    How does a five and a half year old thread just spring back to life like this?
    It was bumped?

    I do find the format here a little strange. Most other forums I'm on archive threads older than 90-120 days.


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