"Just One More Thing"
(Dr. Wes has had some problems of late, to which he appears to have responded by closing comments on his blog. So I'm posting this here instead of as a comment on his blog.)
The blogosphere's favorite electrophysiologist has a great post about the so-called "door-knob question," so-called because it generally comes at the end of an office visit when the doc's hand is already on the door knob, ready to leave. His example of the phenomenon is great; funny, too. Here's mine:
Seventeen-year-old girl with bronchitis:
Can bronchitis make you miss your period?Um, no.
Dr. Wes is right, though; it added at least another thirty minutes (and a positive urine pregnancy test) to the visit.