Surveys show that as many as 80 percent of people omit information, stretch the truth or outright lie to their doctors. Experts discuss why it happens, consequences, and methods that might reduce the amount of less-than-truthful answers to doctors’ questions.
- Dr. Andrea Gurmankin-Levy, Assoc. Prof. of Psychology, Middlesex Community College
- Dr. Maricella Moffitt, Prof. of Medicine and Director, Doctoring Curriculum, Univ. of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix.
- Middlesex Community College: Dr. Andrea Gurmankin
- College of Medicine, Phoenix: Dr. Maricella Moffitt