JAMA: Female doctors spend more time with patients

  1. A new study in the Journal of the American Medical Association says female primary care doctors spend more time on average with their patients and are more likely than their male counterparts to inquire about emotions, family and work. But the effect on patient care is unclear.

    Reuters Health/Yahoo!, Aug. 14, 2002

    http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmp..._patients_dc_1
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