Category Archives: PCORACION’S MARs

PCOracion’s MAR [15-05]:The Dilemma with Patient Disclosure

Medical Anecdotal Report Indexing Title: PCOracion’s MAR [15-05] Title: The Dilemma with Patient Disclosure Date of Observation:  July 2015 Tag: Disclosure in patients that have been managed by another physician Category: Professional/Ethical – Reinforcement NARRATION: A 68-year-old female sought consult … Continue reading

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PCORACION’S MAR [15-02]:Should Clinical Decision Making Be Overruled By Clinical Practice Guidelines?

Medical Anecdotal Report Indexing Title: PCORACION’S MAR [15-02] Title: Should Clinical Decision Making Be Overruled By Clinical Practice Guidelines? Date of Observation: February 2015 Tag:  Recommendations are never absolute Category: Professional/Ethical – Reinforcement NARRATION: A 27-year-old male was admitted for … Continue reading

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PCORACION’S MAR [15-03]:What is good patient care?

Medical Anecdotal Report Indexing Title: PCORACION’S MAR [15-03] Title: What is good patient care? Date of Observation: January 2015 Tag: Good patient care is more than just having good rapport Category: Professional/Ethical – Discovery NARRATION: I did an open cholecystectomy on … Continue reading

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PCORACION’S MAR [15-01]: Absence of a Patient’s Parent Causing a Dilemma in Patient Care

Medical Anecdotal Report Indexing Title: PCORACION’S MAR [15-01] Title: Absence of a Patient’s Parent Causing a Dilemma in Patient Care Date of Observation: January 2015 Tag: Understanding a patient’s personal background can improve patient care Category: Professional/Ethical – Reinforcement NARRATION: … Continue reading

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PCORACION’S MAR [15-04]:An Unusual Patient Request

Medical Anecdotal Report Indexing Title: PCORACION’S MAR [15-04] Title: An Unusual Patient Request Date of Observation: February 2015 Tag: Physician’s right to refuse a patient’s unusual request Category: Professional/Ethical – Reinforcement NARRATION: A gray-haired, plump woman in her late fifties … Continue reading

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PCORACION’S MAR [15-07]:Resident’s Realizations From A Morbidity

Medical Anecdotal Report Indexing Title: PCORACION’S MAR [15-07] Title: Resident’s Realizations From A Morbidity Date of Observation: July 2015 Tag: Realizing the lessons learned from a morbidity and importance of a morbidity conference Category: Professional/Ethical – Reinforcement NARRATION: A 66-year-old … Continue reading

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PCORACION’S MAR [15-06]:First Impressions Last

Medical Anecdotal Report Indexing Title: PCORACION’S MAR [15-06]Title: First Impressions Last Date of Observation:  July 2015Tag: Good physician-patient rapport and quality service can last a long time Category: Professional/Ethical – Reinforcement NARRATION:             I received a phone call from a … Continue reading

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