Monday, September 20, 2010
human connections start with touch
This was broadcast this morning on NPR. Human Connections Start With Touch. It followed another brief article about how physicians are becoming less sensitive and intuitive because they have become more reliant on expensive technology and are losing their hands-on diagnostic capabilities. The Fading Art of the Physical Exam. If indeed we are becoming a nation of insensitive idiots, it will be because we have neglected the wisdom of our hands.