Science plus art equals medicine
I recall asking one student to describe an elbow x-ray, and the description started with the statement that it was a knee.
While often strong in their understanding of ethics, this doesn’t necessarily translate into consulting room behaviour.
I’m of a vintage when anatomy was taught and professionalism was caught.
I recall well our solitary lecture on ethics and professionalism: “You’ll pick it up.”
Today’s curriculum is strong on teaching professionalism (good for avoiding