The Altoona List
 of Medical Analogies

17fig.jpg (27964 bytes)Communication of complex medical concepts can be challenging and frustrating.  The medical analogy is a valuable tool to bridge the gap between clinician and patient.  The goal of the Altoona List of Medical Analogies is to raise consciousness of this tool and to begin sharing the rich variety of analogies available.  

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Altoona Analogies Page