Offensive Tattoo

  • Sybil Zachariah


This chapter presents a case study of a patient with a racially offensive tattoo that alienates a provider and explores how such biases may affect patient care.


Emergency medicine Doctor-patient relationship Discrimination Racism Tattoos 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sybil Zachariah
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  1. 1.Stanford UniversityStanfordUSA

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