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The neck tie: Occupational necessity or outmoded transmitter of disease?Mar 9, 2010 11:50 EST
An Australian study looking at the effects of physician attire on patient confidence found that the tie didn't rank top in influential fashion accessories; however, male doctors continue to wear them. Is this an outmoded affectation? A possible contagion for disease? Or an important symbol that reflects stature and inspires patient confidence?
Do you wear a tie?