Author: Attorney Charles "Litt" Allen
As a personal injury trial lawyer, I am often asked by my clients when I first meet with them what they can do to help get the best result in their case. The answer is simple. I tell them to "be a good patient."
What does that mean?Three things:
First, keep your appointments with your doctors, therapists, or other health care providers.
Secondly, follow the doctors' advice.
Third, when asked by the health care provider how you are doing, give a thorough and accurate response.
Being a good patient helps to get the best result because the treating doctor's comments and opinions…