Challenges in Medicine

Examining the issues in medicine that you, your colleagues, and your patients face.

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I Don't Feel Like a Role Model

Jacob Herstein

Nov 7, 2022

Read Why are Relationships So Difficult to Address in Health Care?article image

Why are Relationships So Difficult to Address in Health Care?

Niharika Goparaju, MD, MPH

Oct 12, 2022 Link to Why are Relationships So Difficult to Address in Health Care?

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How I Unshackled Myself From Academic Medicine

Ashwini Bapat, MD

Sep 22, 2022 Link to How I Unshackled Myself From Academic Medicine

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'Fee-for-Service on Steroids': How Corporations Are Taking Over Medicine

Steve Dankle, MD

Sep 22, 2022 Link to 'Fee-for-Service on Steroids': How Corporations Are Taking Over Medicine

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From Margins to Center: Advocacy in Neurology

Emily McNeill

Aug 30, 2022 Link to From Margins to Center: Advocacy in Neurology

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Doctors Know What to Do, Just Not Where to Do It

Lloyd D Holm, DO

Aug 29, 2022 Link to Doctors Know What to Do, Just Not Where to Do It

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Administrative Burden Remains Biggest Driver of Burnout, Doctors Say

Abraham Kim and 1 other

Aug 22, 2022 Link to Administrative Burden Remains Biggest Driver of Burnout, Doctors Say

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Why I Stopped Typing in Clinic

Christopher Morrow, MD

Aug 15, 2022 Link to Why I Stopped Typing in Clinic

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Why is Health Care So Behind When It Comes to Parental Leave?

Ryan Planchard, MD

Aug 3, 2022 Link to Why is Health Care So Behind When It Comes to Parental Leave?

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Is There a Right Way to Round?

Charlotte Grinberg, MD

Aug 2, 2022 Link to Is There a Right Way to Round?

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The Cruel Paradigm of Working in Neonatology

Kerri Z. Machut, MD and 4 others

Aug 1, 2022 Link to The Cruel Paradigm of Working in Neonatology

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My Patient Went Against Medical Advice. By the Time I Saw Him He Was Paralyzed

Paul Calvin Holtrop, MD

Jul 5, 2022 Link to My Patient Went Against Medical Advice. By the Time I Saw Him He Was Paralyzed

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Playing Hot Potato with Patient Referrals

Sampath Prahalad, MD

Jun 21, 2022 Link to Playing Hot Potato with Patient Referrals

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Is My Knowledge Enough to Save Me and My Child?

Micaela Stevenson

Jun 13, 2022 Link to Is My Knowledge Enough to Save Me and My Child?

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A Resident's Simple Question Made All the Difference

Dallas Walter, MD

Jun 6, 2022 Link to A Resident's Simple Question Made All the Difference

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Should Physicians Be One-Trick Ponies?

Benjamin T Ostrander, MD, MSE

May 24, 2022 Link to Should Physicians Be One-Trick Ponies?

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The Racist Language That Masquerades As a Diagnosis

Saljooq Asif

May 24, 2022 Link to The Racist Language That Masquerades As a Diagnosis

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Some Days, Being a Physician Feels Like Deja Vu

Heather Kristin Schopper, MD

May 23, 2022 Link to Some Days, Being a Physician Feels Like Deja Vu

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Why I Am Choosing To Be “Inefficient” In Medicine

Colleen McDermott, MD

May 3, 2022 Link to Why I Am Choosing To Be “Inefficient” In Medicine

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We Aren’t Taught Enough to Be Doctors Outside of the Hospital

Sathvik Namburar, MD

May 3, 2022 Link to We Aren’t Taught Enough to Be Doctors Outside of the Hospital

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The High Price We Pay for Health in America

Ricardo Chujutalli, MD, MBA and 1 other

May 2, 2022 Link to The High Price We Pay for Health in America

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Food Is Medicine. Hospital Food Currently Is Not

Benjamin T Ostrander, MD, MSE

Apr 26, 2022 Link to Food Is Medicine. Hospital Food Currently Is Not