The Healing Power of Empathy: Why Physicians Should Embrace Empathy in Patient Care

Richard A Meyer
4 min readApr 12, 2024

The relationship between physicians and patients is pivotal. It’s not merely about diagnosing illnesses or prescribing treatments; it’s about understanding, compassion, and empathy. However, in the fast-paced world of modern medicine, empathy sometimes takes a backseat to efficiency and productivity. This begs the question: Should physicians be…

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Richard A Meyer

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