If you asked a patient, a parent, a carer, how they/their child/their charge/their relative would like to be treated by medical professionals I would imagine that “with dignity”, “with professionalism” and “with compassion” would be pretty high on the list.

If you asked a trainee medical professional how they are taught to treat their patients, I would hope that those 3 headings would be high on their list too and if they’re not that their tutors take the time to hammer those points into them.

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