Canadian Journal of Cardiology
Journal News and Commentary| Volume 37, ISSUE 11, P1689-1690, November 2021

Notes From Cardiology Clinic: Cinderella’s Electronic Medical Record

  • David D. Waters
    Corresponding author: Dr David D. Waters, Division of Cardiology, Room 5G1, Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, 1001 Potrero Avenue, San Francisco, California 94110, USA. Tel.: +1-415-420-6646.
    Division of Cardiology, San Francisco General Hospital, and the Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
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Published:August 22, 2021DOI:
      MacIntosh was old school. Nowadays we would admiringly call him badass. He cared passionately about tactile and vocal fremitus, as much as he did about the Canadiens winning the Stanley Cup, which they did that spring by beating the Chicago Black Hawks in 7 games. It was 1971 and I was an intern at Montreal General Hospital. Waters, he said, “Let the patient tell his story. Never forget that.”
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