Better hector that patient, doc, or else

by Walter Olson on December 8, 2006

“An article in the journal Tobacco Control suggests suing doctors for failing to nag patients who smoke about quitting.” (Jacob Sullum, Reason “Hit and Run”, Dec. 6; MedPundit, Dec. 6; Randy M Torrijos and Stanton A Glantz, “The US Public Health Service ‘treating tobacco use and dependence clinical practice guidelines’ as a legal standard of care”, Tobacco Control (British Medical Journal), Dec. 2006).