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Do you want to see what doctors write about you? Apparently, you do
Los Angeles Times

Have you ever wondered what’s in your doctor’s notes? I have, although I’m not quite sure if I want to see … what would be written there? “Malingerer“? “Noncompliant”? “Royal pain in the rump?” “Only has one kidney and likely to check out early”?

This week’s Annals of Internal Medicine took a look at the issue. Turns out, not surprisingly, that most people really want to see what’s in their doctor notes. And many doctors — also not surprisingly — are a little uncomfortable with the prospect.