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All posts from: October 2013

Why patients are not like badgers

Posted by: beyondtheheadlinesTue, 22 Oct 2013

Dr Martin Brunet has noticed some similarities between the recent badger cull and the Government’s targets for dementia diagnosis

The joy of the irrational

Posted by: beyondtheheadlinesMon, 14 Oct 2013

Dr Martin Brunet considers the importance of tending to your patients’ expectations in a consultation, as well as their symptoms

Just another health story

Posted by: beyondtheheadlinesWed, 2 Oct 2013

It's easy to spot patterns in health news stories. However, patients don't conform to formulas, says Dr Martin Brunet, so neither should the solutions designed to help them