bedside manner


noun

the attitude, approach, and deportment of a doctor with patients: He has a reassuring bedside manner.

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Origin of bedside manner

First recorded in 1865–70

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Medical definitions for bedside manner

bedside manner
[ bĕdsīd′ ]

n.

The attitude and conduct of a physician in the presence of a patient.
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