Sample Conversation: Visit to the Doctor A = Doctor B= Patient 1) A: Hi. Come on in and have a seat. Now what seems to be the problem? B: I have a rash on my arm. A: How long have you had the rash? B: It’s been about a week. A: Are you taking anything for it? B: I put some cream on it but it doesn’t help. A: I see. Are you allergic to any medications? B: I think so. A: I’m going to give you a prescription for some ointment. I want you to apply it three times a day. You should also avoid scratching your skin. And it’s important to use as little soap as possible. Make an appointment to better over the next few days. Scenario 2: The Flu Doctor: How can I help you? Patient: I don’t feel well. Doctor: In what way? Patient: I have a headache and I’m always tired. Doctor: Have you vomited? Patient: No, but I have no appetite. Doctor: Do you have a temperature? Patient: Yes, sometimes I feel hot and sometimes I feel cold. Doctor: Do you have a runny nose? Patient: Yes. Doctor: It sounds like you have the flu. Patient: Okay, what medication can you give me? Doctor: Here, take this for 5 days and get lots of rest.