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Conscientious Objection by Physicians

Posted by on Mar 9, 2015 in Letters to the Editor | Comments Off on Conscientious Objection by Physicians Dear Editor:           Please publish this as a letter to the editor or an opinion piece.            Despite the furor and debate regarding a doctor’s freedom to not practice against his conscience it seems nothing is really resolved. As a well experienced clinician and academic I would like to comment by way of a description of a quite possible situation: Patient (P) cheerily, “Good morning doctor. Its a nice day isn’t it.” Family doctor, (Dr.D)sensing something isn’t quite right. “Who are you” P. smiling sweetly....

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