The worst enemy of a doctor should never be another doctor
“The worst enemy of a doctor is another doctor,” said one of my professors during rounds when I was doing my internal medicine clerkship as a third-year medical student.
I remained skeptical. That did not match the idea of becoming a doctor nor did it support what Dr. Pellegrini said: “Medicine is the most humane of the sciences.”
Nonetheless, my old professor explained that when it comes to patient care planning and …