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Ignoring the basic courtesies of consultation

BMJ 2013; 347 doi: (Published 22 October 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;347:f6328
  1. Charles D Shee, chest physician1
  1. 1Princess Royal Hospital, Orpington BR6 8ND, UK
  1. cshee{at}

Granger has raised the matter of clinical staff rudely failing to introduce themselves.1 After recent experiences, I would add to this the failure of staff to acknowledge accompanying …

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