Quoted: Al Mulley on the Way Doctors Talk


Dartmouth Now takes note when faculty weigh in on issues of the day. Here is today’s “Quoted”:

“Doctors talk about the science of medicine to preserve their authority and the art of medicine to preserve their autonomy,” said Al Mulley during a talk at Dartmouth’s 2014 Summer Institute for Informed Patient Choice. Mulley’s statement is among the Forbes Top Ten Healthcare Quotes for 2014.

Mulley is the director of The Dartmouth Center for Health Care Delivery Science and a professor of medicine at the Geisel School of Medicine

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