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'There is an undercurrent of racism'

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A patient is less likely to complain about a doctor they particularly like. It's a widely accepted psychological principle that people are more likely to like people they identify with. And a patient is more likely to identify with somebody of the same ethnic group as themselves. So it seems the findings may simply reflect aspects of ordinary human psychology.

Posted date

08 Oct 2014

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2:32pm

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