Patient Characteristics Associated with Making Requests during Primary Care Visits

Joshua J. Fenton, Elizabeth M. Magnan, Anthony Jerant, Richard L. Kravitz, Peter Franks
2019 Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine  
Primary care physicians should expect a greater frequency of requests from older patients, patients with greater symptoms bother or worry, more extroverted patients, patients with greater global life satisfaction, and patients with whom they have had prior visits.
doi:10.3122/jabfm.2019.02.180218 pmid:30850456 fatcat:rmdn4hc6ozfw7kdzh6cttu3nhi