Expert discusses physician discrimination against patients

05/6/2013 | PhysiciansBriefing.com

Physician discrimination on grounds such as ethnicity or body weight is rare but can occur, notes a perspective piece in The New England Journal of Medicine. Medical ethical standards and legal protections prohibit physicians from refusing to deliver care to patients based on certain criteria, and some advocates argue obesity should be protected as well.

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