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Can you tell the difference between gobbledygook and your medical record?
Sacramento Bee

If you think your doctor’s penmanship is atrocious, it probably is. There’s a reason for that: So her signature cannot easily be copied. If you think reading your medical record will be easier than recognizing your doctor’s signature, think again. Medical schools teach a method of note-taking that, for better or worse, looks like a secret code for medical professionals. It’s a tough one to crack if you want to read your medical records.