Journal Article

The "hemolyzed" physical examination—situational challenges to accurate bedside diagnosis.

Sargsyan Z. JAMA internal medicine. 2019;179:465-466.

Effective bedside interactions can enhance patient–clinician relationships. This commentary offers insights from a physician regarding the importance of clinician mindfulness about potential impact of environmental conditions on bedside physical examinations. The author emphasizes how noise, distraction, and production pressures contributed to a delayed diagnosis.