Challenges in Medicine

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

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The Most Important Tool in My Clinical Toolkit

Marjorie M Ordene, MD

May 30, 2024

Read Time Does Not Heal All Woundsarticle image

Time Does Not Heal All Wounds

Brian Gilmer, MD

Apr 25, 2024 Link to Time Does Not Heal All Wounds

Read What's the Point of Peer-to-Peers?article image

What's the Point of Peer-to-Peers?

Heather Kristin Schopper, MD

Apr 22, 2024 Link to What's the Point of Peer-to-Peers?

Read Women Physicians Do More ‘Non-Promotable’ Workarticle image

Women Physicians Do More ‘Non-Promotable’ Work

Carmen Frances K Fong, MD

Apr 15, 2024 Link to Women Physicians Do More ‘Non-Promotable’ Work

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'I Don't Like Doctors'

Alyssa Lambrecht

Apr 11, 2024 Link to 'I Don't Like Doctors'

Read What’s the ICD-10 Code for Moral Injury?article image

What’s the ICD-10 Code for Moral Injury?

Jenny Jones, MD

Mar 28, 2024 Link to What’s the ICD-10 Code for Moral Injury?

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An Apology Is Not a Career Ender

Soubhana Asif

Mar 27, 2024 Link to An Apology Is Not a Career Ender

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An Amazonian Evacuation

Jenny Jones, MD

Mar 26, 2024 Link to An Amazonian Evacuation

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How Medical Education Has Ignored Female Genital Anatomy

Paul Pin, MD

Mar 11, 2024 Link to How Medical Education Has Ignored Female Genital Anatomy

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Failure is An Integral Part of Medical Education

Alexander Yahanda, MD

Mar 11, 2024 Link to Failure is An Integral Part of Medical Education

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The Medical School Admissions Process Is Falling Short

Michelle Amy Finkel, MD

Mar 5, 2024 Link to The Medical School Admissions Process Is Falling Short

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Giving Birth Could Be a Death Sentence

Grace Onimoe, MD MPH, FAAP

Feb 26, 2024 Link to Giving Birth Could Be a Death Sentence

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Why We All Need Psychological Safety

Ashten Duncan, MD and 1 other

Feb 22, 2024 Link to Why We All Need Psychological Safety

Read Medicine Has an Ageism Problem. It’s Time to Talk About It.article image

Medicine Has an Ageism Problem. It’s Time to Talk About It.

Mallory Grove, MD

Feb 22, 2024 Link to Medicine Has an Ageism Problem. It’s Time to Talk About It.

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Carrying the Weight of Representation, For My Patients and Colleagues

May Ameri

Feb 20, 2024 Link to Carrying the Weight of Representation, For My Patients and Colleagues

Read What Do We Do Without Evidence in a World of Evidence-Based Medicine?article image

What Do We Do Without Evidence in a World of Evidence-Based Medicine?

Brittany Panico, DO

Feb 20, 2024 Link to What Do We Do Without Evidence in a World of Evidence-Based Medicine?

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Where Are the Maternity Wards?

Maya Nambisan, MD

Feb 12, 2024 Link to Where Are the Maternity Wards?

Read Multitasking Is a Balancing Act for Physiciansarticle image

Multitasking Is a Balancing Act for Physicians

Rohana Motley White, MD

Feb 1, 2024 Link to Multitasking Is a Balancing Act for Physicians

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Judicious Resource Utilization: Comparing Low and High-Income Countries

Jenny Jones, MD

Jan 4, 2024 Link to Judicious Resource Utilization: Comparing Low and High-Income Countries

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Millennial Leaders Are Changing Medicine for the Better

Brittany Panico, DO

Jan 2, 2024 Link to Millennial Leaders Are Changing Medicine for the Better

Read A Tale of Two Countries: Gender Equality in Medicinearticle image

A Tale of Two Countries: Gender Equality in Medicine

Jenny Jones, MD

Dec 14, 2023 Link to A Tale of Two Countries: Gender Equality in Medicine

Read Better Collaboration Can Rebuild Trust and Reconfirm Clinical Expertisearticle image

Better Collaboration Can Rebuild Trust and Reconfirm Clinical Expertise

Roberto Garcia, MD

Nov 27, 2023 Link to Better Collaboration Can Rebuild Trust and Reconfirm Clinical Expertise