I’m sitting in class listening to a professor describe our upcoming Preceptorships and I believe I’ve just heard my “
witty snarky response of the day”
We’re hearing about all of the little things that students have done in the past during these “active” shadowing experiences. (we’ll be expected to take the Histories and (surface-level) physicals of patients in the hospital) and our professor has repeatedly reminded us that we can’t
Student- “Do we have to ask the patient if they’d like a rectal exam?”
Prof: “Nobody “would like” rectal exam”
Student – Do we have to ask them if they would like to decline a rectal exam?